Summary: H.R.5982 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5982. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/25/2018)

This bill increases the death gratuity payment for survivors of a federal employee who dies in connection with service with an Armed Force or in a contingency operation (e.g., a humanitarian or peacekeeping operation).

Additionally, it limits the death gratuity payment for the surviving spouse or next of kin of a Member of Congress who dies in office.