H.R. 14782 (93rd): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code so as to entitle veterans of the Mexican border period and of World War I and their widows and children to pension on the same basis as veterans of the Spanish-American war and their widows and children, respectively, and to increase pension rates.

Introduced:

May 14, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Patman

Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Read CRS Summary >

History

May 14, 1974
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
24 cosponsors (19D, 4R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 16941 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 30, 1974

H.R. 16825 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 24, 1974

Search for similar bills.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: