H.R. 13579 (93rd): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code in order to provide service pension to certain veterans of World War I and pension to the widows of such veterans.


Mar 19, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 19, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louis Frey Jr.

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

3/19/1974--Introduced.Directs the Administrator of Veterans' Affairs to pay a pension to each veteran who served in the active military, naval, or air service at any time during World War I ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 19, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13579”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 3423 (94th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 20, 1975

H.R. 17039 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 2, 1974

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