S.1948 - United States Cadet Nurse Corps Equity Act of 2003108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Reid, Harry [D-NV] (Introduced 11/24/2003)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||11/24/2003 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
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Summary: S.1948 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
United States Cadet Nurse Corps Equity Act of 2003 - 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.
Introduced in Senate (11/24/2003)
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.