H.R. 1770 (113th): To amend title 10, United States Code, to eliminate the different treatment under the Survivor Benefit Plan accorded members of the reserve components who die from an injury or illness incurred or aggravated in the line of duty during inactive-duty training compared to members of the Armed Forces who die in the line of duty while on active duty.


Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
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Summary (CRS)

4/26/2013--Introduced.Makes the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) annuity for survivors of members of the reserves who die from an injury or illness incurred or aggravated in the line of duty during ... Read more >

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Apr 26, 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. 1770”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
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