To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to consider the resources of individuals applying for pension that were recently disposed of by the individuals for less than fair market value when determining the eligibility of such individuals for such pension, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 19 pages
Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 24, 2012
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H.R. 6171 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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