S. 3596 (94th): Veterans Disability Compensation and Survivor Benefits Act


Jun 21, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Rupert Hartke

Senator from Indiana


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the rates of disability compensation for disabled veterans; to increase the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for their survivors.

Summary (CRS)

6/21/1976--Introduced.Veterans' Disability Compensation and Survivor Benefits Act - TitleI - Veterans Disability CompensationIncreases generally specified dollar amounts paid to eligible disabled veterans by the Veterans' Administration. Makes an additional payment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 21, 1976

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3596”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (6D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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