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HR 186
To amend title 10, United States Code, to expand the eligibility for concurrent receipt of military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation to include all members of the uniformed services who are retired under chapter 61 of such title for disability, regardless of the members' disability rating percentage.
Sponsor:
Rep Wilson, Joe [SC-2]
Introduced:
1/5/2011
Cosponsors:
(36) Rep Bordallo, Madeleine Z. [GU], Rep Courtney, Joe [CT-2], Rep Kissell, Larry [NC-8], Rep Nugent, Richard [FL-5], Rep Rogers, Mike D. [AL-3] (1/20/2011) Rep West, Allen B. [FL-22], Rep Wittman, Robert J. [VA-1] (2/9/2011), Rep Calvert, Ken [CA-44] (2/11/2011), Rep Bachmann, Michele [MN-6] (2/17/2011), Rep Burgess, Michael C. [TX-26] (3/9/2011), Rep Mica, John L. [FL-7] (3/16/2011), Rep Pearce, Stevan [NM-2] (3/29/2011), Rep Davis, Danny K. [IL-7] (4/13/2011), Rep Ross, Dennis [FL-12] (4/14/2011), Rep Rogers, Mike J. [MI-8] (5/10/2011), Rep Moran, James P. [VA-8] (7/6/2011), Rep Cohen, Steve [TN-9] (7/12/2011), Rep Sanchez, Loretta [CA-47] (7/13/2011), Rep Forbes, J. Randy [VA-4] (7/22/2011), Rep Coffman, Mike [CO-6] (9/20/2011), Rep Connolly, Gerald E. "Gerry" [VA-11] (10/4/2011), Rep McCaul, Michael T. [TX-10], Rep Hanna, Richard L. [NY-24] (10/25/2011), Rep Bartlett, Roscoe G. [MD-6] (11/1/2011), Rep Holden, Tim [PA-17] (2/14/2012), Rep Pingree, Chellie [ME-1] (3/19/2012), Rep Rigell, E. Scott [VA-2] (3/26/2012), Rep Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [NJ-8] (4/16/2012), Rep Michaud, Michael H. [ME-2] (5/7/2012), Rep Emerson, Jo Ann [MO-8] (6/25/2012), Rep Hinojosa, Ruben [TX-15] (7/25/2012), Rep Boswell, Leonard L. [IA-3] (7/30/2012), Rep Marchant, Kenny [TX-24], Rep Kline, John [MN-2] (8/2/2012), Rep McGovern, James P. [MA-3] (9/10/2012), Rep Griffin, Tim [AR-2] (10/19/2012)
Latest Action:
2/18/2011 Referred to House subcommittee.
Status:
Referred to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Summary:
The bill extends through 2013 eligibility for the concurrent receipt of military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation for veterans who were retired or separated due to physical disability, regardless of their disability rating or years of service.

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