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Jun 23, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 21, 1981 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 1st congressional district
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide a cost-of-living increase in the rates of disability compensation for disabled veterans and in the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for survivors of disabled veterans, and for other purposes.
6/23/1981--Introduced.Veterans' Compensation Amendments of 1981 - TitleI - Veterans' Disability Compensation BenefitsIncreases the rates of veterans' compensation for: (1) wartime disability compensation; (2) additional compensation for dependents; and (3) clothing ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 17, 1981
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 9, 1981
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3995 — 97th Congress: Veterans Compensation Amendments of 1981. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr3995
“H.R. 3995 — 97th Congress: Veterans Compensation Amendments of 1981.” www.GovTrack.us. 1981. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr3995>
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