H.R.1436 - Retired Pay Restoration Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-9] (Introduced 03/09/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||04/03/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1436 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/09/2007)
Retired Pay Restoration Act - Allows the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability (currently, only a disability rated at 50 percent or more).
Makes the 2004 through 2013 phase-in limitations for the concurrent receipt of such pay for qualified retirees with service-connected disabilities rated as total applicable: (1) only during 2004 for retirees with a 100 percent disability; and (2) only during 2004 through 2007 for retirees with a total disability by reason of unemployability.
Makes eligible for the full concurrent receipt of both veterans' disability compensation and either military retired pay or combat-related special pay those individuals who were retired or separated from military service due to a service-connected disability.