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93D CONGRESS 1ST SESSION

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

NOVEMBER 15, 1973

Mr. HARTKE (by request) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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A BILL

To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the rates of disability compensation for disabled veterans, and for other

purposes.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

3 That (a) section 314 of title 38, United States Code, is 4 amended

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(1) by striking out "$28" in subsection (a) and inserting in lieu thereof "$32";

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(2) by striking out "$51" in subsection (b) and inserting in lieu thereof "$59";

(3) by striking out "$77" in subsection (c) and inserting in lieu thereof "$89";

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(4) by striking out "$106" in subsection (d) and

inserting in lieu thereof "$122";

(5) by striking out "$149" in subsection (e) and inserting in lieu thereof "$171";

(6) by striking out "$179" in subsection (f)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$206";

(7) by striking out "$212" in subsection (g) and inserting in lieu thereof "$244";

(8) by striking out "$245" in subsection (h) and inserting in lieu thereof "$282";

(9) by striking out "$275" in subsection (i) and inserting in lieu thereof "$316";

(10) by striking out "$495" in subsection (j) and inserting in lieu thereof "$569";

(11) by striking out "$47" and "$616" and "$862" in subsection (k) and inserting in lieu thereof "$60" and "$708" and "$991" respectively;

(12) by striking out "$616" in subsection (1)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$708";

(13) by striking out "$678" in subsection (m)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$780";

(14) by striking out "$770" in subsection (n)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$886";

(15) by striking out "$862" in subsections (0)

and (p) and inserting in licu thereof “$991";

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(b) The Administrator of Veterans' Affairs may adjust 6 administratively, consistent with the increases authorized 7 by this section, the rates of disability compensation payable 8 to persons within the purview of section 10 of Public Law 9 85-857 who are not in receipt of compensation payable pur10 suant to chapter 11 of title 38, United States Code.

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SEC. 2. Section 315 (1) of title 38, United States Code, 12 is amended

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(16) by striking out "$370" in subsection (r) and

inserting in lieu thereof "$426"; and

(17) by striking out "$554" in subsection (s) and inserting in lieu thereof "$637".

(1) by striking out "$31" in subparagraph (A) and inserting in lieu thereof "$36";

(2) by striking out "$53" in subparagraph (B) and inserting in lieu thereof "$61";

(3) by striking out "$67" in subparagraph (C) and inserting in lieu thereof "$77";

(4) by striking out "$83" and "$15" in subparagraph (D) and inserting in lieu thereof "$95" and "$17", respectively;

(5) by striking out "$21" in subparagraph (E)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$24";

(6) by striking out "$36" in subparagraph (F).

and inserting in lieu thereof "$41";

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(8) by striking out "$25" in subparagraph (H)

and inserting in lieu thereof "$29"; and

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(9) by striking out "$48" in subparagraph (I)

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and inserting in lieu thereof "$55".

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SEC. 3. This Act shall take effect on the first day of

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(7) by striking out "$53" and "$15" in subpara

graph (G) and inserting in lieu thereof "$61" and

"$17", respectively;

93D CONGRESS 1ST SESSION

S. 1860

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

MAY 22, 1978

Mr. GOLDWATER (for himself and Mr. FANNIN) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans Affairs

A BILL

To deem certain disabilities incurred pursuant to State National Guard service during World War I to be service connected for purposes of chapter 11 of title 38, United States Code (relating to compensation for service-connected disabilities), and for other purposes.

1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

3 That (a) notwithstanding any provision of title 38, United 4 States Code, or any other provision of law, the loss of one 5 or more limbs by any individual during World War I (as 6 defined in section 101 (7) of such title) while serving in 7 the National Guard of any State and performing military 8 duties assigned by the State in connection with the entry of

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