HR 1718

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1718

To provide that service of the members of the organization known as the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II constituted active military service for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 4, 2011

Mrs. LOWEY introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and in addition to the Committee on Armed Services, 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


A BILL

To provide that service of the members of the organization known as the United States Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II constituted active military service for purposes of laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. SERVICE DEEMED TO BE ACTIVE MILITARY SERVICE.

SEC. 3. PROHIBITION OF RETROACTIVE BENEFITS.

SEC. 4. DEFINITION.

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