H.R.4843 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2006109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Miller, Jeff [R-FL-1] (Introduced 03/02/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 109-521|
|Latest Action:||06/28/2006 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|
|Major Recorded Votes:||06/27/2006 : Passed House|
|Notes:||For further action, see S.2562, which became Public Law 109-361 on 10/16/2006.|
This bill has the status Passed House
Here are the steps for Status of Legislation:
- Passed House
Summary: H.R.4843 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (06/27/2006)
(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the House on June 22, 2007. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2006 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2006, 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.
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.