H.R.2995 - United States Cadet Nurse Corps Equity Act of 1996104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] (Introduced 02/29/1996)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs; National Security|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/19/1996 Unfavorable Executive Comment Received from DOD. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2995 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/29/1996)
United States Cadet Nurse Corps Equity Act of 1996 - Deems service of a person as a member of the United States Cadet Nurse Corps between July 1, 1943, and December 15, 1945 (qualified service), to be active military service for purposes of all laws administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Requires: (1) the Secretary of Defense to issue an honorable discharge to each person whose qualified service warrants one; and (2) the discharge to be issued before the end of the one-year period beginning on the enactment of this Act.
Prohibits benefits from being paid to persons as a result of such enactment for any period before the enactment date.