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H.R. 5982: 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.

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Jackie Walorski

Sponsor. Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: May 25, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

May 25, 2018

Status:

Introduced on May 25, 2018

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 25, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 25, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5982 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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