Federal - HR 1200
Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2019
February 13, 2019
A bill to increase, effective as of December 1, 2019, 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.
Original Sponsor 1
- Rep. Colin Allred (D-TX)
- Rep. Joyce Beatty (D-OH)
- Rep. Mike Bost (R-IL)
- Rep. Earl Carter (R-GA)
- Rep. Ed Case (D-HI)
- Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK)
- Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX)
- Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA)
- Rep. John Katko (R-NY)
- Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI)
- Rep. Susie Lee (D-NV)
- Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)
- Rep. Scott Peters (D-CA)
- Del. Aumua Amata (R-AS)
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May 21, 2019 — Measure passed in the House by voice vote, under suspension of the rules (two-thirds vote required). Congressional Record p. H4043
May 21, 2019 — Takano, D-Calif., motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, agreed to by voice vote. Congressional Record p. H4042-H4043
May 16, 2019 — Reported to the House by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee and placed on the Union Calendar. H Rept 116-68Congressional Record p. H3922
May 15, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2
Beatty, (D-Ohio) Kind, (D-Wis.)
May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4
Allred, (D-Texas) Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.) Carter, E.L. (R-Ga.) Radewagen, (R-A.S.)
May 8, 2019 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee.
May 8, 2019 — Committee Vote: En Bloc Measures and Amendment — Vote to Report
Ordered reported favorably to the full House (en bloc, as amended) by voice vote.
May 2, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4
Cole, (R-Okla.) Lofgren, (D-Calif.) Katko, (R-N.Y.) Peters, S. (D-Calif.)
May 1, 2019 — Subcommittee hearing held by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
April 10, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3
Case, (D-Hawaii) Escobar, (D-Texas) Lee, (D-Nev.)
March 26, 2019 — Subcommittee hearing postponed by the House Veterans' Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs.
Feb. 13, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 1
Feb. 13, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Veterans' Affairs.Congressional Record p. H1582