H.R.5343 - To amend section 3104 of title 38, United States Code, to permit certain service-connected disabled veterans who are retired members of the Armed Forces to receive compensation concurrently with retired pay without reduction in the amount of the compensation and retired pay.101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] (Introduced 07/23/1990)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/23/1990 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5343 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/23/1990)
Permits retired members of the armed forces to be paid retirement pay concurrently with compensation for any service-connected disability if the person's entitlement to such retirement pay is based solely on: (1) age; (2) length of service; or (3) both.
Reduces the amount of retirement pay, in the case of individuals receiving both types of pay, by a specified percentage of the disability compensation which decreases as the disability rating increases.
Prohibits any reduction in the retirement pay of a disabled person when the disability rating is total.