To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an increase in the amount of monthly dependency and indemnity compensation payable to surviving spouses by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Massachusetts's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 22, 2014
Length: 3 pages
May 22, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 22, 2014
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H.R. 4741 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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