H.R. 2249: Disabled Military Child Protection Act of 2013

Introduced:
Jun 04, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
0% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
James “Jim” Moran Jr.
Representative for Virginia's 8th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 04, 2013
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 4329 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 29, 2012

S. 1076 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 4, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jun 04, 2013
Referred to Committee Jun 04, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

2% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for the payment of monthly annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan to a supplemental or special needs trust established for the sole benefit of a disabled dependent child of a participant in the Survivor Benefit Plan.

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Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (12D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Armed Services

Military Personnel

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6/4/2013--Introduced.
Disabled Military Child Protection Act of 2013 - Authorizes monthly annuity payments under the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) to a supplemental or special needs trust established for the sole benefit of a disabled dependent child who is incapable of self-support because of mental or physical incapacity.

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