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Introduced in House (06/11/1996)

Entitles to military retired pay certain persons who were members of the U.S. merchant marine during and immediately after World War II.

Directs the Secretary of the military department concerned, within 60 days after the enactment of this Act, to make lump-sum payments of such accrued pay to such persons.