S. 3107 (111th): Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2010

Introduced:
Mar 11, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Reported by Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 4667 (same title)
Signed by the President — Sep 30, 2010

Sponsor
Daniel Akaka
Senator from Hawaii
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 11, 2010
Length
4 pages
Related Bills
S. 423 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2007

H.R. 4667 (Related)
Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2010

Signed by the President
Sep 30, 2010

 
Status

This bill was introduced on August 5, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 11, 2010
Referred to Committee Mar 11, 2010
Reported by Committee Aug 05, 2010
 
Full Title

A bill to amend title 38 , United States Code, to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2010, in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans, and for other purposes.

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8/5/2010--Reported to Senate without amendment.
Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2010 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase, as of December 1, 2010, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled veterans, and dependency and indemnity compensation for surviving spouses and children.
Requires each such increase to be the same percentage as the increase in benefits provided under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act, on the same effective date.

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