S.893 - Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013

A bill to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2013, in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans, and for other purposes. view all titles (6)

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  • Short: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 as enacted.
  • Short: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 as passed house.
  • Short: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 as passed senate.
  • Short: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 as introduced.
  • Official: A bill to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2013, in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans, and for other purposes. as introduced.
  • Short: Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 as reported to senate.

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Bernard Sanders

I-VT

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Official Summary

Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase, as of December 1, 2013, the rates of veterans' disability compensation, additional compensation for dependents, the clothing allowance for certain disabled ve

Official Summary

Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to increase, as of December 1, 2013, 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. Requires each such increase to 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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