H.R.831 - To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the allowance for burial expenses of certain veterans buried in private or State-owned cemeteries.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-35] (Introduced 02/15/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||04/04/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.831 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Increases from $300 to $1,000 the burial plot allowance for a veteran who dies in a Department of Veterans Affairs facility or a facility providing Department-contracted care.
Introduced in House (02/15/2005)
Includes such allowance under authorized adjustments tied to increases under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act.