Summary: H.R.2944 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2944. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/25/2003)

Military Retiree Survivor Comfort Act - Requires the United States to forgive any overpayment of military retired or retainer pay for any period after the date of death of the recipient through the last day of the month in which such death occurs if such payment is electronically deposited in an accredited financial institution to a joint account bearing the name of the decedent and the decedent's designated beneficiary.

Makes the effective date of annuity payments under the Survivor Benefit Plan the first day of the first month beginning after the death of the person for whom an overpayment is forgiven.