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H.R.333: Disabled Veterans Tax Termination 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 Sanford D. Bishop Jr., D-Ga.
Total Cosponsors 139 (101 Democrats, 38 Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 22, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 4, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Disabled Veterans Tax Termination Act - Amends federal military retired pay provisions to: (1) permit veterans with a service-connected disability of less than 50% to concurrently receive both retired pay and disability compensation; (2) eliminate provisions requiring a phase-in between January 1, 2004, and December 31, 2013, of concurrent receipt of retired pay and disability compensation; (3) eliminate a phase-in of concurrent receipt of retired pay and disability compensation for disabled veterans determined to be individually unemployable; and (4) require a limited reduction in retired pay for qualified disability retirees with less than 20 years of retirement-creditable service.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 4, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Jan. 31, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Jan. 22, 2013 Referred to House Veterans' Affairs
Jan. 22, 2013 Referred to House Armed Services