H.R.5617 - A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase certain dollar limitations under Veterans Administration housing programs, and for other purposes.98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Montgomery, G. V. (Sonny) [D-MS-3] (Introduced 05/08/1984)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs | Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 98-776|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/22/1984 Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans. (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.5617 — 98th Congress (1983-1984)All Information (Except Text)
(Measure passed House, amended)
Passed House amended (05/21/1984)
Increases the adapted housing benefit ceiling for veterans with specified permanent and total service-connected disabilities.
Increases the maximum home loan guaranty available to eligible veterans generally and for the purchase of a manufactured home.
Amends the national cemeteries and memorials provisions of Federal law to require that each grave marker in a national cemetery be upright, except as requested or waived. Directs the Administrator of Veterans Affairs to designate upright and flat marker sections in each of the national cemeteries.