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H.R.3787: To repeal the annual adjustment of retired pay and retainer pay amounts for retired members of the Armed Forces under age 62, and for other purposes.

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 James Lankford, R-Okla.
Total Cosponsors 27 (All Republicans)
Introduced Dec. 19, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 28, 2014
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Bill Summary

Repeals a provision of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 that reduces the cost-of-living adjustment to the retirement pay of members of the Armed Forces under age 62.

Prohibits any increase in the pension of a retired Member of Congress who is under age 62.

Requires the Secretaries of Defense (DOD) and Veterans Affairs (VA) to jointly ensure that brand-name prescription drugs purchased by DOD and VA are purchased jointly by such Departments at the same level such drugs were purchased jointly by such Departments in FY2005 or in excess of that level.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 28, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Jan. 24, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Dec. 19, 2013 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
Dec. 19, 2013 Referred to House Administration
Dec. 19, 2013 Referred to House Veterans' Affairs
Dec. 19, 2013 Referred to House Armed Services