H.R.2086: Pay As You Rate Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Dina Titus, D-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 39 (37 Democrats, 2 Republicans)
Introduced May 22, 2013
Latest Major Action July 17, 2013
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Bill Summary

Pay As You Rate Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), prior to adjudicating a claim which requires decisions with respect to two or more disabilities, to make interim payments based on any disability for which the Secretary has already made a decision.

Requires the Secretary, upon claim adjudication, to pay the benefits awarded less the amount of the interim payments.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 17, 2013 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
July 17, 2013 Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
June 28, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
June 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
May 22, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.