H.R. 6171 (112th): Protecting Veterans Pension Act

Introduced:

Jul 24, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Rooney
Representative for Florida's 16th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2012
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 6, 2012

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History

Introduced
Jul 24, 2012

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3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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