H.R.5148 - Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19] (Introduced 01/28/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||02/01/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.|
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Summary: H.R.5148 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/28/2008)
Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008 - Prohibits the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from collecting debts owed to the United States by certain members of the armed forces or veterans who die as a result of an injury incurred or aggravated on active duty in a war or a combat zone after September 11, 2001.
Excepts any amounts owed the United States under federal housing and small business loan programs from such prohibition on debt collection.