Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 25, 2018
Length: 5 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 25, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Walorski Introduces Bill to Increase Military Death Benefits”
— Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN2] (Sponsor) on May 29, 2018
May 25, 2018
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H.R. 5982 (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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To amend title 5, United States Code, to increase the gratuity owed upon death of an employee in connection with the employee’s service with an Armed Force, to limit the amount of any death gratuity paid upon the death of a Member of Congress, and for other purposes, H.R. 5982, 115th Cong. (2018).
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