H.R. 640 (93rd): A bill to permit retired personnel of the Armed Forces to receive benefits under chapter 81 to title 5, United States Code, relating to compensation of Federal


Jan 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Craig Hosmer

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/3/1973--Introduced.Makes retired personnel of the Armed Forces eligible to receive Civil Service benefits and compensation for work injuries. ((Amends 5 U.S.C. 8116(a)(2)) Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 3, 1973

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 640”). 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. 3838 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 6, 1973

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