To amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to expand certain benefits for surviving spouses of members of the Armed Forces who die in line of duty, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2021
Length: 3 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced on April 22, 2021, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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25 Cosponsors (16 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
Apr 22, 2021
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Oct 20, 2021
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Feb 6, 2023
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 854.
H.R. 2827 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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