Summary

                            To provide that service of the members of the organization known as the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II constituted active military service for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and other purposes.

Introduced in House
United States Cadet Nurse Corps Equity Act 

This bill deems as active military service for Department of Veterans Affairs
purposes any service as a member of the United States Cadet Nurse Corps between
July 1, 1943, and December 31, 1948 (qualified service). 

 The Department of Defense shall issue an honorable discharge within one year to
each person whose qualified service warrants one. 

 Retroactive benefits shall not be paid to persons as a result of enactment of
this bill.



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.

    Mar 23rd, 2017
  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

    Mar 3rd, 2017
  • Referred to House Armed Services

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Referred to House Veterans' Affairs

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 16th, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 16th, 2017