H.R. 14387 (95th): A bill to amend the Longshoremen’s and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act to extend the increase in benefits currently applicable to individuals receiving benefits for permanent total disability to individuals receiving benefits for temporary total disability.

Introduced:

Oct 14, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 14, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Newton Steers Jr.
Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district
Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Amends the Longshoremen's and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act to extend the increase in benefits currently applicable to individuals receiving benefits for permanent total disability to individuals receiving benefits for temporary ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Oct 14, 1978

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