This bill has 78 cosponsors and has been sent to the House Armed Services Committee and the
House Committee on Veterans Affairs.
Please everyone contact your Congressman/Congresswoman ask them if they have not yet
become a cosponsor to do so immediately.
Contact elected official you can on both committees and tell them to pass this bill and report it
to the full House for vote as soon as possible.
To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired pay and veterans' disability compensation, to eliminate the phase-in period for concurrent receipt, to extend eligibility for concurrent receipt to chapter 61 disability retirees with less than 20 years of service, and for other purposes.
American Cold War Veterans
---------------- "And so the greatest of American triumphs... became a peculiarly joyless victory. We had won the Cold War, but there would be no parades." -- Robert M. Gates, 1996