H.R.811 - Retired Pay Restoration Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-9] (Introduced 02/03/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||02/24/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.811 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/03/2009)
Retired Pay Restoration Act - Allows the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability (under current law, only a disability rated at 50% or more). Provides a phase-in for the concurrent receipt of retired pay with respect to retirees with service-connected disabilities rated at 40% or less.
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.