H.R. 6054 (111th): To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase and to provide for an annual adjustment of the amounts of assistance payable by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for veterans’ funeral and burial expenses.

Introduced:

Jul 30, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 30, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles Melancon

Representative for Louisiana's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 2010
Length: 3 pages

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Summary (CRS)
7/30/2010--Introduced.Increases the authorized allowance for burial and funeral expenses for deceased veterans who: (1) at the time of death were in receipt of veterans' disability compensation or veterans' pension benefits; ... Read more >
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H.R. 4045 (Related)
Veterans Burial Benefits Improvement Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 6, 2009

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Introduced
Jul 30, 2010

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