US HB2975 | 2015-2016 | 114th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on July 8 2015 - 25% progression
Action: 2015-07-17 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Act This bill states that, in any case not involving negligent failure by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to investigate or monitor a fiduciary that results in fiduciary misuse of benefits, but in which any fiduciary misuses all or part of an individual's benefit paid to the fiduciary, VA shall pay to the beneficiary or the beneficiary's successor fiduciary an amount equal to the amount of the misused benefit.

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Title

Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2015-07-17HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
2015-07-08HouseReferred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

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