A bill to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2014, in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 17, 2014
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 26, 2014
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 26, 2014.
What legislators are saying
“McConnell-Sponsored Bill to Increase COLAs for Kentucky Veterans is Signed into Law”
— Sen. Mitch McConnell [R-KY] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 26, 2014
This bill incorporates provisions from:
H.R. 4095: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014
Introduced on Feb 26, 2014. 88% incorporated. (compare text)
Apr 28, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 11, 2014
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 16, 2014
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Sep 26, 2014
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
S. 2258 (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.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2019). S. 2258 — 113th Congress: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2258
“S. 2258 — 113th Congress: Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. October 17, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s2258>
Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014, Pub. L. No. 113-181, S. 2258, 113th Cong..
|title=S. 2258 (113th)
|accessdate=October 17, 2019
|author=113th Congress (2014)
|date=April 28, 2014
|quote=Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2014
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.