New Cosponsor — Jun 6, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. John Tierney [D-MA6, 1997-2014]
The bill now has 28 cosponsors (27 Democrats, 1 Republican).
Apr 9, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 9, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 20th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2013
Length: 4 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to exempt reimbursements of certain medical expenses and other payments related to accident, theft, loss, or casualty loss from determinations of annual income with respect to pensions for veterans and surviving spouses and children of veterans, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1438 — 113th Congress: Veterans Pensions Protection Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1438
“H.R. 1438 — 113th Congress: Veterans Pensions Protection Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1438>
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