To repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan to offset the receipt of veterans dependency and indemnity compensation.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 28, 2009
Length: 5 pages
Jan 28, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 28, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 28, 2009
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H.R. 775 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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