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H.R.3807: Uphold Our Promise to Veterans Act

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Sponsor Ted Poe, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 5 (All Republicans)
Introduced Dec. 23, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 24, 2014
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Bill Summary

Uphold Our Promise to Veterans Act - Repeals the 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 assistance to the Government of Egypt and economic and security assistance to the Government of Pakistan effective on the date of enactment of this Act with respect to funds made available beginning with FY2015.

Requires: (1) 8% of federal land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and 8% of the National Forest System land to be offered for competitive sale by auction, and (2) proceeds from the sale of such lands to be used to reduce the annual federal budget deficit or the outstanding federal debt.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 24, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Jan. 7, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry.
Dec. 27, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
Dec. 23, 2013 Referred to House Agriculture
Dec. 23, 2013 Referred to House Natural Resources
Dec. 23, 2013 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
Dec. 23, 2013 Referred to House Armed Services