H.R.679: Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees 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 Tim Walz, D-Minn.
Total Cosponsors 63 (31 Democrats, 32 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 13, 2013
Latest Major Action April 17, 2013
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  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act - Honors as a veteran any person entitled to retired pay for nonregular (reserve) service or, but for age, would be so entitled.

Provides that such person shall not be entitled to any benefit by reason of such recognition.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 17, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
April 16, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Feb. 22, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Feb. 13, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.