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HR 1911

Title: SFC Brian Woods Gold Star and Military Survivors Act
Author: Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL)

Summary
...This bill expands benefits for survivors of members of the Armed Forces. Specifically, it </p> <ul> <li>provides commissary and exchange privileges to a remarried former spouse;</li> <li> provides continued eligibility for payment of an annuity to a spouse who remarries, including a surviving spouse who remarried before the age of 55 and before enactment of this bill;</li> <li>allows payment of necessary expenses for the transportation of a decedent's remains to two locations (if the second is a national cemetery);</li> <li>allows payment of financial assistance to civilian providers of child care or youth program services furnished to survivors of members who die in the line of duty while on active duty, active duty for training, or inactive duty for training; and</li> <li>provides ...

Status
Introduced in House 03/27/2019
Introduced in House 03/27/2019
Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 03/27/2019
Referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 03/27/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. 03/28/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs. 04/29/2019
Subcommittee Hearings Held. 10/22/2019

Bill Text
03/27/2019 - HR 1911 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL)
    U.S. Representative

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