Federal - HR 553

Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act

Introduced

January 15, 2019

Description

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan for military surviving spouses to offset the receipt of veterans dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes.

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  • May 16, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Balderson, (R-Ohio)Evans, (D-Pa.)Scott, A. (R-Ga.)
    Collins, C. (R-N.Y.)Gallagher, (R-Wis.)Wilson, F. (D-Fla.)
    Doyle, (D-Pa.)Hill, (D-Calif.)
  • May 15, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Doggett, (D-Texas)Lawson, (D-Fla.)Trahan, (D-Mass.)
    Lawrence, (D-Mich.)Schrier, (D-Wash.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bera, (D-Calif.)LaMalfa, (R-Calif.)Wright, (R-Texas)
    Frankel, (D-Fla.)Wagner, (R-Mo.)
  • May 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Bilirakis, (R-Fla.)Marchant, (R-Texas)Scalise, (R-La.)
    Cunningham, (D-S.C.)McNerney, (D-Calif.)
    Long, (R-Mo.)Phillips, (D-Minn.)
  • May 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 9

    Hagedorn, (R-Minn.)Luetkemeyer, (R-Mo.)Sanchez, (D-Calif.)
    Higgins, B. (D-N.Y.)McEachin, (D-Va.)Trone, (D-Md.)
    Jackson Lee, (D-Texas)Sablan, (I-N. Marianas)Wild, (D-Pa.)
  • May 3, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Buck, (R-Colo.)Gottheimer, (D-N.J.)Spanberger, (D-Va.)
    Curtis, (R-Utah)Horsford, (D-Nev.)Upton, (R-Mich.)
    Garcia, (D-Ill.)Levin, (D-Mich.)
  • May 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 9

    Allred, (D-Texas)Houlahan, (D-Pa.)Sherrill, (D-N.J.)
    Cline, (R-Va.)Lesko, (R-Ariz.)Stevens, (D-Mich.)
    Hern, (R-Okla.)Rouda, (D-Calif.)Waltz, (R-Fla.)
  • April 29, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Cartwright, (D-Pa.)Gonzalez, (D-Texas)Richmond, (D-La.)
    DeLauro, (D-Conn.)Katko, (R-N.Y.)Tipton, (R-Colo.)
  • April 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Adams, (D-N.C.)Huizenga, (R-Mich.)McAdams, (D-Utah)
    Demings, (D-Fla.)Kildee, (D-Mich.)Veasey, (D-Texas)
  • April 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Craig, (D-Minn.)Lofgren, (D-Calif.)
  • April 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bass, (D-Calif.)Davis, R. (R-Ill.)Slotkin, (D-Mich.)
    Cox, (D-Calif.)Lamb, (D-Pa.)
  • April 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 12

    Baird, (R-Ind.)Cummings, (D-Md.)Payne (D-N.J.)
    Barragan, (D-Calif.)Hastings, (D-Fla.)Shimkus, (R-Ill.)
    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Herrera Beutler, (R-Wash.)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
    Clay, (D-Mo.)Meng, (D-N.Y.)Womack, (R-Ark.)
  • April 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Amodei, (R-Nev.)Hudson, (R-N.C.)Neguse, (D-Colo.)
    Crenshaw, (R-Texas)Kennedy, Joseph P. (D-Mass.)
    Flores, (R-Texas)McKinley, (R-W.Va.)
  • April 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Lee, B. (D-Calif.)Sires, (D-N.J.)
  • April 3, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Haaland, (D-N.M.)Mucarsel-Powell, (D-Fla.)Raskin, (D-Md.)
  • April 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Axne, (D-Iowa)Heck, (D-Wash.)King, P. (R-N.Y.)
  • March 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Comer, (R-Ky.)Roby, (R-Ala.)
  • March 27, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Chabot, (R-Ohio)McCaul, (R-Texas)Van Drew, (D-N.J.)
  • March 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Buchanan, (R-Fla.)Duncan, Jeff (R-S.C.)Sewell, (D-Ala.)
    Burchett, (R-Tenn.)Ferguson, (R-Ga.)Watson Coleman, (D-N.J.)
    Castor, (D-Fla.)Gohmert, (R-Texas)
  • March 21, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Banks, (R-Ind.)Kustoff, (R-Tenn.)Williams, (R-Texas)
    Fleischmann, (R-Tenn.)Roybal-Allard, (D-Calif.)
  • March 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Walorski, (R-Ind.)
  • March 13, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Brooks, M. (R-Ala.)Gooden, (R-Texas)Napolitano, (D-Calif.)
    Cardenas, (D-Calif.)Griffith, (R-Va.)
    Finkenauer, (D-Iowa)Levin, (D-Calif.)
  • March 11, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 9

    Armstrong, (R-N.D.)Johnson, H. (D-Ga.)Schrader, (D-Ore.)
    Brindisi, (D-N.Y.)Norcross, (D-N.J.)Smith, C. (R-N.J.)
    Crow, (D-Colo.)Pallone (D-N.J.)Wexton, (D-Va.)
  • March 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Calvert, (R-Calif.)Lamborn, (R-Colo.)Rose, (R-Tenn.)
    Crawford, (R-Ark.)Newhouse, (R-Wash.)
  • March 5, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Carson, (D-Ind.)Kim, (D-N.J.)O'Halleran, (D-Ariz.)
  • March 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)King, S. (R-Iowa)Schiff, (D-Calif.)
    Dingell, (D-Mich.)Price, (D-N.C.)
  • Feb. 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    McGovern, (D-Mass.)Scanlon, (D-Pa.)
  • Feb. 26, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 8

    Budd, (R-N.C.)Gaetz, (R-Fla.)Roe, (R-Tenn.)
    Cheney, (R-Wyo.)Latta, (R-Ohio)Stauber, (R-Minn.)
    Cook, (R-Calif.)Lee, (D-Nev.)
  • Feb. 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Malinowski, (D-N.J.)
    Granger, (R-Texas)Meadows, (R-N.C.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Abraham, (R-La.)Cuellar, (D-Texas)Steube, (R-Fla.)
    Brown, A. (D-Md.)Hartzler, (R-Mo.)
    Bucshon, (R-Ind.)Himes, (D-Conn.)
  • Feb. 13, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Cisneros, (D-Calif.)Rutherford, (R-Fla.)Stewart, (R-Utah)
    Gianforte, (R-Mont.)Scott, R. (D-Va.)
  • Feb. 11, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 11

    Beyer (D-Va.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Walberg, (R-Mich.)
    Conaway, (R-Texas)Miller, (R-W.Va.)Watkins, (R-Kan.)
    Courtney, (D-Conn.)Panetta, (D-Calif.)Wittman, (R-Va.)
    Escobar, (D-Texas)Pingree, (D-Maine)
  • Feb. 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Carter, E.L. (R-Ga.)Moulton, (D-Mass.)Palazzo, (R-Miss.)
    Case, (D-Hawaii)Olson, (R-Texas)Ruiz, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 7, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kelly, T. (R-Miss.)
  • Feb. 6, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Gallego, (D-Ariz.)Mitchell, (R-Mich.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 5, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 19

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)Posey, (R-Fla.)Suozzi, (D-N.Y.)
    Eshoo, (D-Calif.)Riggleman, (R-Va.)Thompson, M. (D-Calif.)
    Gosar, (R-Ariz.)Rogers, M. (R-Ala.)Vargas, (D-Calif.)
    Guthrie, (R-Ky.)Rose, (D-N.Y.)Walden, (R-Ore.)
    Holding, (R-N.C.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)Westerman, (R-Ark.)
    Lynch, (D-Mass.)Schneider, (D-Ill.)
    McClintock, (R-Calif.)Simpson, (R-Idaho)
  • Feb. 4, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Bost, (R-Ill.)Hill, (R-Ark.)Welch, (D-Vt.)
  • Jan. 31, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Burgess, (R-Texas)Johnson, M. (R-La.)Spano, (R-Fla.)
    DesJarlais, (R-Tenn.)Pappas, (D-N.H.)
  • Jan. 29, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Allen, (R-Ga.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
    Diaz-Balart, (R-Fla.)Reschenthaler, (R-Pa.)
    Gabbard, (D-Hawaii)Rouzer, (R-N.C.)
  • Jan. 28, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 7

    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)Smith, J. (R-Mo.)
    Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Loudermilk, (R-Ga.)
    Kirkpatrick, (D-Ariz.)Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)
  • Jan. 25, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Bonamici, (D-Ore.)McMorris Rodgers, (R-Wash.)Pocan, (D-Wis.)
    Kelly, R. (D-Ill.)Moolenaar, (R-Mich.)
  • Jan. 24, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 10

    Bergman, (R-Mich.)Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
    Clark, K. (D-Mass.)Kaptur, (D-Ohio)Stivers, (R-Ohio)
    Crist, (D-Fla.)Kind, (D-Wis.)
    Dunn, (R-Fla.)Rush, (D-Ill.)
  • Jan. 23, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 17

    Bishop, R. (R-Utah)Larsen, R. (D-Wash.)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
    Byrne, (R-Ala.)Loebsack, (D-Iowa)Ruppersberger, (D-Md.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Luria, (D-Va.)Sarbanes, (D-Md.)
    Green, (R-Tenn.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
    Hurd, (R-Texas)Perlmutter, (D-Colo.)Young, Don (R-Alaska)
    Joyce, (R-Ohio)Peterson, (D-Minn.)
  • Jan. 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 16

    Bacon, (R-Neb.)DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Murphy, S. (D-Fla.)
    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Gonzalez-Colon, J. (R-P.R.)Timmons (R-S.C.)
    Brady, K. (R-Texas)Hice, (R-Ga.)Turner, (R-Ohio)
    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Kelly, M. (R-Pa.)Vela, (D-Texas)
    Carter, J. (R-Texas)Mast, (R-Fla.)
    Cooper, (D-Tenn.)Mooney, (R-W.Va.)
  • Jan. 17, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    DeGette, (D-Colo.)Mullin, (R-Okla.)
  • Jan. 16, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 13

    Barr, (R-Ky.)Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)Norman, (R-S.C.)
    Bishop, S. (D-Ga.)Johnson, B. (R-Ohio)Norton, (D-D.C.)
    Cole, (R-Okla.)Jones, (R-N.C.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
    Connolly, (D-Va.)Khanna, (D-Calif.)
    Davis, S. (D-Calif.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)
  • Jan. 15, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 1

    Yarmuth, (D-Ky.)
  • Jan. 15, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Armed Services.Congressional Record p. H600