Summary: H.R.13153 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/09/1976)

Veterans' Disability Compensation and Survivor Benefits Act - Title I: Veterans Disability Compensation - Increases generally specified dollar amounts paid to eligible disabled veterans by the Veterans' Administration.

Makes an additional payment available to veterans having a wife or child who is helpless or blind, or so nearly helpless or blind as to need or require the regular aid and attendance of another person.

Title II: Survivors Dependency and Indemnity Compensation - Increases generally specified dependency and indemnity compensation amounts paid to widows of eligible veterans and to children of deceased veterans not leaving a widow.

Title III: Effective Date - Makes the provisions of this Act effective on October 1, 1976.