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93p CONGRESS

1st SESSION

S. 2710

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

NOVEMBER 15, 1973 Mr. ILaRTKE (by request) introduced the following bill; which was read twice

and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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 Representa

2 tives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

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

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(1) by striking out “$28" in subsection (a) and

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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

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inserting in lieu thereof “$89”;

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

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(5) by striking out “$149" in subsection (e) and

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(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

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inserting in lieu thereof “$316”;

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

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(11) by striking out “$47" and "$616" and

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"$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";

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(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 lieu thereof “$991”;

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(16) by striking out “$370" in subsection (r) and 2 inserting in lieu thereof “$ 126”; and 3

(17) by striking out “$554" in subsection (s) and 4 inserting in lieu thereof “$637”. 5 (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. 11 SEC. 2. Section 315 (1) of title 38, United States Code,

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(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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(7) by striking out “$53” and “$15" in subparagraph (G) and inserting in lieu thereof “$61" and “$17", respectively;

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(8) by striking out “$25” in subparagraph (H)

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(9) by striking out “$48” in subparagraph (I)

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

9 the second calendar month which begins after the date of

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930 ('ONGRESS

1st SESSION

S. 1860

IN TIIE SEITE OF TIIE UNITED STATES

MU :)..), 1973 Mr. GOLDWATER (for himself and Mr. FUNIN) introduced the following bill;

which was reaal twice and reierred to the Committee on l'eterus uiar's

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-counected disabilities),

and for other purposes. 1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa

2 tives of the United Siates of Imerica in Congress assembled,

:3 That (a) notwithstanding any provision of title 38, United 4 States C'ode, or any other provision of law, the loss of one

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or more limbs by any individual during World War I (as

6 defined in section 101 (7) of such title) while serving in

ī the National Guard of any State and performing military

& duties assigned by the State in connection with the entry of

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