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S. 1982 (113th): Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014

A bill to improve the provision of medical services and benefits to veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Feb 3, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 4, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4276: Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Care Improvement Act of 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 18, 2014. (compare text)
S. 229: Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Act of 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2014. (compare text)

Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Junior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Feb 27, 2014
Length: 367 pages


Feb 3, 2014

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Feb 4, 2014
Ordered Reported

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S. 1982 (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.

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.

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