US SB1147 | 2021-2022 | 117th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 22-4-1)
Status: Introduced on April 15 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-04-15 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
Pending: Senate Armed Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Authorizes the receipt of both military retired pay and veterans' disability compensation with respect to any service-connected disability. Under current law, only veterans with service-connected disabilities rated at 50% or more receive both without offset. Individuals who were retired or separated from military service due to a service-connected disability shall be eligible for the full concurrent receipt of both veterans' disability compensation and either military retired pay or combat-related special pay.

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Title

Retired Pay Restoration Act

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-04-15SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.

Subjects


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