H.R. 369 (113th): Reducing Barriers to Veterans’ Benefits Act


Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Dan Benishek

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish a presumption of service connection for certain veterans with tinnitus or hearing loss.

Summary (CRS)

1/23/2013--Introduced.Reducing Barriers to Veterans' Benefits Act - Presumes a service connection, for veterans' benefits purposes, for diagnosed hearing loss, tinnitus, or both, for veterans who, during active military service: (1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 23, 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. 369”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6297 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

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