H.R. 4114 (112th): Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012


Feb 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013


Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 27, 2012

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on November 27, 2012.


Pub.L. 112-198


Jon Runyan

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To increase, effective as of December 1, 2012, 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.

Summary (CRS)

Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase, as of December 1, 2012, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation ... Read more >


Feb 29, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 27, 2012
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 9, 2012
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 13, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 27, 2012
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4114”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (7R, 6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 569 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 2013

S. 2259 (Related)
Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 12, 2012

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