H.R.303 - Retired Pay Restoration Act115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] (Introduced 01/05/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services; Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||02/21/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.303 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/05/2017)
Retired Pay Restoration Act
This bill: (1) allows the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability (currently, only for a disability rated at 50% or more), and (2) repeals provisions phasing in the full concurrent receipt of such pay through December 31, 2013.
Individuals who were retired or separated from military service due to a service-connected disability shall be eligible for the full concurrent receipt of both veterans' disability compensation and either military retired pay or combat-related special pay.