H.R. 1488 (113th): Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act


Apr 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Glenn Thompson

Representative for Pennsylvania's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

4/11/2013--Introduced.Recovering Service Members Disability Benefits Act - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to create an exception from the required waiting ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 11, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1488”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (5R, 5D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6445 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

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