H.R.4958. Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2018

United States House of Representatives
Last action 13 days ago
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Summary

                    Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2018 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs to increase, as of December 1, 2018, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled veterans, and dependency and indemnity compensation for surviving spouses and children. Each such increase shall be the same percentage as the increase in benefits provided under title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) of the Social Security Act, on the same effective date.
                

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Actions

  • House Floor: Presented to President.

    Fri, Sep 28th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Wed, Sep 26th 2018
  • Senate Discharge: Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S6311)

    Tue, Sep 25th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    Tue, Sep 25th 2018
  • Senate Discharge: Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Tue, Sep 25th 2018
  • Senate IntroReferral: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

    Tue, May 22nd 2018
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Mon, May 21st 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4258)

    Mon, May 21st 2018
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 4958.

    Mon, May 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4258-4259)

    Mon, May 21st 2018
  • House Floor: Mr. Roe (TN) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.

    Mon, May 21st 2018
  • House Calendars: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 531.

    Fri, May 18th 2018
  • House Committee: Reported by the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. H. Rept. 115-688.

    Fri, May 18th 2018
  • House Committee: Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Discharged.

    Tue, May 8th 2018
  • House Committee: Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.

    Tue, May 8th 2018
  • House Committee: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

    Tue, May 8th 2018
  • House Committee: Subcommittee Hearings Held.

    Tue, Mar 20th 2018
  • House Committee: Committee Hearings Held.

    Tue, Mar 20th 2018
  • House Committee: Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.

    Wed, Feb 7th 2018
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.

    Wed, Feb 7th 2018