New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA17]
The bill now has 10 cosponsors (5 Republicans, 5 Democrats).
Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide that the waiting period for disability insurance benefits shall not be applicable in the case of a recovering service member.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1488 — 113th Congress: Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1488
“H.R. 1488 — 113th Congress: Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. August 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1488>
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