H.R.2361 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2001107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 06/28/2001)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||07/10/2001 Subcommittee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R. 2540, which became Public Law 107-94 on 12/21/2001.|
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Summary: H.R.2361 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2001 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2001, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled adult children, and dependency and indemnity compensation for surviving spouses and children.
Introduced in House (06/28/2001)
Requires each such increase to be the same percentage as the increase in benefits provided under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act, on the same effective date.