H.R. 775 (111th): Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act

Introduced:

Jan 28, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 28, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Solomon Ortiz
Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2009
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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S. 535 (Related)
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal requirement for reduction ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2009

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History

Introduced
Jan 28, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
352 cosponsors (222D, 130R) (show)
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