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H.R. 4431 (115th): Correcting Miscalculations in Veterans’ Pensions Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4431 explicitly authorizes agencies that have committed an administrative error in calculating a military service deposit for a federal employee’s pension to pay the interest accrued as a result of the mistake on behalf of the veteran. It also authorizes agencies to pay similarly assessed interest for former members of the Peace Corps or AmeriCorps.

Sponsor and status

Buddy Carter

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

Nov 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-352

History

Nov 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Nov 30, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 12, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Sep 26, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Dec 13, 2018
 
Passed Senate

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Dec 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4431 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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