A bill to permit disabled law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, firefighters, air traffic controllers, nuclear materials couriers, members of the Capitol Police, members of the Supreme Court Police, employees of the Central Intelligence Agency performing intelligence activities abroad or having specialized security requirements, and diplomatic security special agents of the Department of State to receive retirement benefits in the same manner as if they had not been disabled.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Montana. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2017
Length: 17 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Wicker Reaffirms the Importance of NATOs Shared Defense”
— Sen. Roger Wicker [R-MS] on Jul 23, 2018
Jan 4, 2017
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S. 29 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 29. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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