To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for retroactive calculation since the start of combat operations in Afghanistan of days of certain active duty or active service performed as a member of the Ready Reserve to reduce the eligibility age for receipt of retired pay for non-regular service.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Sep 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 12, 2016
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H.R. 5998 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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