Federal - HR 333

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired pay and veterans' disability compensation, to extend eligibility for concurrent receipt to chapter 61 disability retirees with less than 20 years of service, and for other purposes.

Introduced

January 5, 2017

Description

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired pay and veterans' disability compensation, to extend eligibility for concurrent receipt to chapter 61 disability retirees with less than 20 years of service, and for other purposes.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 37

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  • June 16, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)King, P. (R-N.Y.)
    Gaetz, (R-Fla.)Peterson, (D-Minn.)
  • March 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)Turner, (R-Ohio)
    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 14, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 22

    Bordallo, (D-Guam)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Scott, D. (D-Ga.)
    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)Kind, R. (D-Wis.)Simpson, M. (R-Idaho)
    Davis, S. (D-Calif.)Larsen, R. (D-Wash.)Veasey, (D-Texas)
    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Maloney, S. (D-N.Y.)Vela, (D-Texas)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)McGovern, (D-Mass.)Wittman, (R-Va.)
    Deutch, (D-Fla.)McSally, (R-Ariz.)Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
    Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
    Heck, (D-Wash.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • Jan. 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Jones, (R-N.C.)Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
    Jackson Lee, S. (D-Texas)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • Jan. 5, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Armed Services, House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H180