H.R. 333 (112th): Disabled Veterans Tax Termination Act

Introduced:
Jan 19, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Sanford Bishop Jr.
Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jan 19, 2011
Length
6 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 333 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2013

 
Status

This bill was introduced on January 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jan 19, 2011
Referred to Committee Jan 19, 2011
 
Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired pay and veterans' disability compensation, to eliminate the phase-in period for concurrent receipt, to extend eligibility for concurrent receipt to chapter 61 disability retirees with less than 20 years of service, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
167 cosponsors (112D, 55R) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

Military Personnel

House Veterans' Affairs

Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

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1/19/2011--Introduced.
Disabled Veterans Tax Termination Act - Amends federal military retired pay provisions to:
(1) permit veterans with a service-connected disability of less than 50% to concurrently receive both retired pay and disability compensation;
(2) eliminate provisions requiring a phase in between January 1, 2004, and December 31, 2013, of concurrent receipt of retired pay and disability compensation;
(3) eliminate a phase-in of concurrent receipt of retired pay and disability compensation for disabled veterans determined to be individually unemployable; and
(4) require a limited reduction in retired pay for qualified disability retirees with less than 20 years of retirement-creditable service.

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