All Information (Except Text) for S.66 - Retired Pay Restoration Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Heller, Dean [R-NV] (Introduced 01/09/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/09/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
Retired Pay Restoration Act
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Official Titles as Introduced
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit certain retired members of the uniformed services who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for their disability and either retired pay by reason of their years of military service or Combat-Related Special Compensation, and for other purposes.
Actions Overview (1)
|01/09/2017||Introduced in Senate|
01/09/2017 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|01/09/2017||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.|
Action By: Senate
01/09/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
|Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT]*||01/09/2017|
|Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO]||01/17/2017|
|Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]||02/08/2017|
|Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ]||02/08/2017|
|Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]||02/15/2017|
|Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]||02/27/2017|
|Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]||04/24/2017|
|Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK]||05/02/2017|
|Sen. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD]||08/03/2017|
|Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]||11/01/2017|
|Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR]||11/30/2017|
|Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D-DE]||04/17/2018|
|Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]||10/02/2018|
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|Senate Armed Services||01/09/2017||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (01/09/2017)
Retired Pay Restoration Act
This bill allows the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability (under current law, such a disability must be rated as not less than 50% disabling).
The bill 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.