Summary: H.R.1232 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1232. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/27/2001)

Military Survivors Equity Act of 2001 - Repeals the social security offset applicable to certain annuities paid to surviving spouses under the Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) for retired members of the armed forces, to the extent that such offset is due to integration with social security benefits when the surviving spouse reaches 62 years of age.

Repeals the required reduction in such annuity when such person reaches age 62.

Directs the Secretary of Defense to recompute the existing annuities of certain individuals under the SBP to reflect the changes made by this Act.