S. 986 (110th): Combat-Related Special Compensation Act of 2007


Mar 26, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 26, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada



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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2007
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to expand eligibility for Combat-Related Special Compensation paid by the uniformed services in order to permit certain additional retired members who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for that disability and Combat-Related Special Compensation by reason of that disability.

Summary (CRS)

3/26/2007--Introduced.Combat-Related Special Compensation Act of 2007 - Authorizes monthly combat-related special compensation pay to any military retiree who is entitled to retired pay and has a combat-related disability. (Currently, a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 26, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 986”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2385 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 8, 2006

H.R. 4986 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 28, 2008

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