H.R. 5734 (97th): A bill to amend title 38 of the United States Code to allow survivors of veterans who are under 18 years of age to retain eligibility for certain dependency and indemnity payments.


Mar 4, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 4, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Martin
Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district

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3/4/1982--Introduced.Denies entitlement to dependency and indemnity payments to the children over 18 (unless disabled) of not fully insured veterans whose deaths occurred in-service or were service-related. Directs the Administrator of ...

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Mar 4, 1982


3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
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