skip to main content

H.R. 164 (113th): To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit veterans who have a service-connected, permanent disability rated as total to travel on military aircraft in the same manner and to the same extent as retired members of the Armed Forces entitled to such travel.

Call or Write Congress

Sponsor and status

Gus Bilirakis

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2013
Length: 3 pages
Jan 4, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 4, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Adopts Bilirakis Amendment to NDAA to Improve Travel for Disabled Veterans
    — Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12] (Sponsor) on May 21, 2014

Finding Creative Ways to Support Our Veterans
    — Rep. A. Dutch Ruppersberger [D-MD2] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 17, 2014

Congressman Garamendi Stands with Disabled Veterans in Co-Sponsoring Equal Access to Air Travel Bill
    — Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA3] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 4, 2014

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


Jan 4, 2013

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 164 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 164. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 164 — 113th Congress: To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit veterans who have a service-connected, permanent ...” 2013. September 21, 2020 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.