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110th Congress (2007–2009)

H.R. 1223
The Keeping Faith With the Greatest Generation Military Retirees Act (41 comments »)

Costs $136.09 per family

S. 2787
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009

S. 2765
The Saving Social Security Act of 2008

H.R. 1073
The Law Enforcement Officers Equity Act (42 comments »)

H.R. 972
The Civilian Agent Orange Act of 2007 (30 comments »)

S. 138
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to apply the joint return limitation for capital gains exclusion to certain post-marriage sales of principal residences by surviving spouses

S. 3689
The Economic Recovery Act of 2008 (3 comments | 3 wiki edits »)

Costs $773.16 per family

S. 3426
The Foreign Service Overseas Pay Equity Act of 2008 (4 wiki edits »)

Costs $11.50 per family

H.R. 1222
The Keep Our Promise to America's Military Retirees Act (51 comments »)

Costs $79.25 per family

P.L. 110-324
The Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2008 (26 comments | 10 wiki edits »)

Costs $512.50 per family

P.L. 110-428
The Inmate Tax Fraud Prevention Act of 2008 (7 wiki edits »)

Costs $0.03 per family

P.L. 110-343
The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (39 comments | 17 wiki edits »)

Costs $2,873.99 per family

H.R. 3997
The Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (11 comments | 12 wiki edits »)

Costs $3,755.70 per family

H.R. 6947
The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009

Costs $445.83 per family

H.R. 3202
The Foreign Service Overseas Pay Equity Act of 2007 (5 wiki edits »)

Costs $11.87 per family

S. 1924
The Federal Firefighters Fairness Act of 2007 (6 wiki edits »)

Costs $0.43 per family

H.R. 5658
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 (1 comment | 13 wiki edits »)

Costs $5,307.83 per family

H.R. 6608
The House Reservists Pay Adjustment Act of 2008 (2 comments | 7 wiki edits »)

Costs $0.00 per family

S. 3397
The First Responders Support Act of 2008

H.R. 6766
The CARE Act

H.R. 6599
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009 (4 comments | 6 wiki edits »)

Costs $1,128.48 per family

S. 3329
The CARE Act (1 comment »)

S. 3301
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2009

Costs $1,138.47 per family

H.R. 6497
To require the payment of compensation to members of the Armed Forces and civilian employees of the United States who were forced to perform slave labor by the Imperial Government of Japan or by corporations of Japan during World War II, or the surviving spouses of such members, and for other purposes (1 comment »)

H.R. 6455
The NASA 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (5 wiki edits »)

S. 3181
The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2009 (2 comments »)

Costs $447.91 per family

H.R. 6268
The HONOR Warriors Act (3 wiki edits »)

S. 3107
A bill to require the payment of compensation to members of the Armed Forces and civilian employees of the United States who were forced to perform slave labor by the Imperial Government of Japan or by corporations of Japan during World War II, or the surviving spouses of such members, and for other purposes

P.L. 110-245
The Heroes Earnings Assistance and Relief Tax Act of 2008 (1 comment | 9 wiki edits »)

Costs $2.83 per family

H.R. 6140
The PROTECT Act (3 wiki edits »)

S. 3008
The HONOR Warriors Act

H.R. 5826
The Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2008 (17 comments | 8 wiki edits »)

Costs $223.42 per family

S. 2984
The Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008 (1 comment »)

S. 2963
A bill to improve and enhance the mental health care benefits available to members of the Armed Forces and veterans, to enhance counseling and other benefits available to survivors of members of the Armed Forces and veterans, and for other purposes

H.R. 5930
The Charitable Aid to Community Heroes Act of 2008

S. 2946
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to make a stillborn child an insurable dependent for purposes for the Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance program, and for other purposes

S. 2889
The Veterans Health Care Act of 2008

H.R. 5600
The District of Columbia Court, Offender Supervision, Parole, and Public Defender Employees Equity Act of 2008 (1 comment | 3 wiki edits »)

H. Con. Res. 312
Revising the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2008, establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2009, and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2010 through 2013

Costs $26,257.19 per family

H.R. 5543
The Women's Retirement Security Act of 2008

S. 2674
The America's Wounded Warriors Act (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 5509
The Noble Warrior Act (4 comments | 3 wiki edits »)

P.L. 110-157
The Dr. James Allen Veteran Vision Equity Act

Saves $0.02 per family

S. 2640
The Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act of 2008 (1 comment »)

H.R. 5441
To amend title 10, United States Code,to extend the special survivor indemnity allowance to survivors of certain members of the Armed Forces who die on active duty (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 5155
The Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008 (4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 5148
The Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008 (1 comment | 3 wiki edits »)

P.L. 110-181
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (9 comments | 6 wiki edits »)

Costs $4,925.89 per family

S. 2084
The School Safety and Law Enforcement Improvement Act of 2007 (5 comments »)

Costs $10.03 per family

S. 2550
The Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008

S. 2536
The Combat Veterans Debt Elimination Act of 2008

H.R. 4931
To amend title 38, United States Code, to include participation in clean-up operations at Eniwetok Atoll as a radiation-risk activity for purposes of laws administered by Secretary of Veterans Affairs (4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 4777
To amend chapters 83 and 84 of title 5, United States Code, to provide for the indexation of deferred annuities; to provide that a survivor annuity be provided to the widow or widower of a former employee who dies after separating from Government service with title to a deferred annuity under the Civil Service Retirement System but before establishing a valid claim therefor, and for other purposes (3 wiki edits »)

P.L. 110-111
The Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2007 (32 comments | 4 wiki edits »)

Costs $164.36 per family

H.R. 4334
To amend title 37, United States Code, to ensure that a member of the uniformed services who no longer satisfies the eligibility conditions for receipt of a bonus or similar benefit because of the death of the member or the retirement or separation of the member due to injury, illness, or other impairment will still receive the balance of the bonus or similar benefit and is not required to repay any portion of the bonus or similar benefit previously paid (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 4280
The Aerial Firefighter Relief Act of 2007 (3 wiki edits »)

S. 2413
The Aerial Firefighter Relief Act of 2007 (3 comments »)

H.R. 4274
The Gold Star Parents Annuity Act of 2007 (4 wiki edits »)

S. 2363
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 4104
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008

H.R. 4084
The Veterans Quality of Life Study Act of 2007 (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 4024
The Christopher Van Der Horn Military Survivors Mental Health Access Act (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 2830
The Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2007 (7 comments | 19 wiki edits »)

Costs $77.39 per family

H.R. 3942
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit the disabled surviving spouse of an individual to elect to retain private health insurance as the primary payor of health insurance benefits under the Medicare Program (4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 3827
The Active Duty Military Tax Relief Act of 2007

S. 2159
The NASA 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 3822
To amend title 1 of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include nongovernmental and volunteer firefighters, ground and air ambulance crew members, and first responders for certain benefits (1 comment | 3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 3794
The Recognition of Forgotten Atomic Veterans and their Surviving Spouses Act of 2007 (1 comment | 3 wiki edits »)

P.L. 110-92
Making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes

Costs $2,102.83 per family

S. 1315
The Disabled Veterans Insurance Improvement Act of 2007 (9 comments | 4 wiki edits »)

Costs $9.32 per family

S. 1233
The Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation Act of 2007 (3 wiki edits »)

Costs $102.68 per family

H.R. 3350
The Alaska Native Veterans Land Allotment Equity Act (3 wiki edits »)

S. 1918
The Christopher Kangas Fallen Firefighter Apprentice Act

H.R. 3286
To amend title 38, United States Code, to reduce the period of time for which a veteran must be totally disabled before the veteran's survivors are eligible for the benefits provided by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for survivors of certain veterans rated totally disabled at time of death (1 comment | 4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 3203
The Foreign Service Global Compensation Act of 2007

H.R. 23
The Belated Thank You to the Merchant Mariners of World War II Act of 2007 (18 comments | 4 wiki edits »)

Costs $4.80 per family

H.R. 3170
The Capital Gains and Estate Tax Relief Act of 2007 (3 comments »)

H.R. 3086
To amend title 28, United States Code, to provide, in the case of certain widows and widowers whose judicial survivors' annuities are terminated on account of remarriage, for the restoration of benefits upon the dissolution of the remarriage (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 3047
The Veterans Claims Processing Innovation Act of 2007 (4 wiki edits »)

S. 1765
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to expedite the prompt return of the remains of deceased members of the Armed Forces to their loved ones for burial

H.R. 3008
The Rural Veterans Services Outreach and Training Act (4 wiki edits »)

H.R. 2988
The Government Pension Offset Reform Act (5 comments | 3 wiki edits »)

S. 423
The Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2007 (1 comment »)

Costs $101.07 per family

S. 1547
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (2 comments | 4 wiki edits »)

Costs $6,377.61 per family

S. 1725
The Restoring Pension Promises to Workers Act (3 comments »)

H.R. 2828
To provide compensation to relatives of United States citizens who were killed as a result of the bombings of United States Embassies in East Africa on August 7, 1998 (3 wiki edits »)

S. 1644
The Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008 (7 comments »)

Costs $329.77 per family

S. 1645
The Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008

Costs $803.94 per family

H.R. 2750
The NASA and JPL 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act (6 wiki edits »)

H.R. 1585
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (36 comments | 21 wiki edits »)

Costs $6,617.70 per family

S. 1548
The Department of Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (5 wiki edits »)

S. 1480
The Gold Star Parents Annuity Act of 2007

H.R. 2533
The FERS Redeposit Act (16 comments | 3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 2500
The NASA and JPL 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act

H.R. 67
The Veterans Outreach Improvement Act of 2007

Costs $0.74 per family

H.R. 2391
The Public Safety Officer Family Health Benefits Act

H.R. 2333
The Sergeant First Class James Priestap and Private First Class Alan Blohm Fallen Servicemember Respectful Return Act (3 wiki edits »)

P.L. 110-28
The U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007

Costs $1,348.47 per family

H.R. 2224
The Christopher Kangas Fallen Firefighter Fairness Act (3 wiki edits »)

H.R. 1595
The Guam World War II Loyalty Recognition Act (13 comments »)

Costs $1.38 per family

S. 1278
The Veterans and Survivors Employment and Training Act of 2007

S. 1288
The Women's Retirement Security Act of 2007

S. 1293
The Veterans' Education and Vocational Benefits Improvement Act of 2007

S. 1254
The Government Pension Offset Reform Act (4 comments »)

H.R. 2084
The Family Budget Protection Act of 2007 (1 comment »)

H.R. 1591
The U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007 (29 comments »)

Costs $1,405.85 per family

H.R. 2002
The Individual Social Security Investment Program Act of 2007

H.R. 1927
To repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes

S. 1119
The James Zadroga Act of 2007

S. 1084
The Homes for Heroes Act of 2007

S. 1063
The Protecting Military Family Financial Benefits Act of 2007

H.R. 1710
To modify the calculation of back pay for persons who were approved for promotion as members of the Navy and Marine Corps while interned as prisoners of war during World War II to take into account changes in the Consumer Price Index (1 comment »)

S. 961
The Belated Thank You to the Merchant Mariners of World War II Act of 2007 (20 comments »)

S. 935
A bill to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes

H.R. 1589
The Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act (4 comments »)

H.R. 1570
The Samuel B. Moody Bataan Death March Compensation Act

H.R. 1490
To provide for a presumption of service-connectedness for certain claims for benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes

S. 848
The Prisoner of War Benefits Act of 2007

S. 846
The Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act Amendments of 2007

H.R. 1444
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make interim benefit payments under certain remanded claims, and for other purposes

H.R. 1421
The Parents' Tax Relief Act of 2007

S. 816
The Parents' Tax Relief Act of 2007

H.R. 1354
The Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007

H.R. 1271
The Homecoming Enhancement Research and Oversight (HERO) Act

H.R. 1272
The Veterans' Pension Improvement Act of 2007 (3 comments »)

H.R. 1197
The Prisoner of War Benefits Act of 2007

H.R. 1214
The Veterans' Survivors Education Enhancement Act

S. 698
The Veterans' Survivors Education Enhancement Act of 2007

S. 663
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the statutory designation of beneficiaries of the $100,000 death gratuity under section 1477 of title 10, United States Code, and to permit members of the Armed Forces to designate in writing their beneficiaries of choice in the event of their death while serving on active duty

H.R. 1142
The Federal Firefighters Fairness Act of 2007

H.R. 1115
To amend section 1477 of title 10, United States Code, to provide additional options regarding the designation of the person to receive the death gratuity paid with respect to a member of the Armed Forces who dies without a surviving spouse, but who is survived by a minor child (1 comment »)

S. 659
A bill to amend section 1477 of title 10, United States Code, to provide for the payment of the death gratuity with respect to members of the Armed Forces without a surviving spouse who are survived by a minor child

H.R. 1123
The Black Lung Benefits Survivors Equity Act of 2007 (1 comment »)

H.R. 1137
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase to $2,000 the amount of the Medal of Honor special pension under that title and to provide for payment of that pension to the surviving spouse of a deceased Medal of Honor recipient (1 comment »)

H.R. 1090
The Social Security Guarantee Plus Act of 2007

H.R. 1101
To provide for the payment of certain annuities under section 376 of title 28, United States Code, and for other purposes

S. 604
The Military Health Care Protection Act (2 comments »)

S. 567
The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008

H.R. 959
The Forgotten Military Widows Annuity Act of 2007

H.R. 784
To amend title 10, United States Code, to change the effective date for paid-up coverage under the military Survivor Benefit Plan (3 comments »)

S. 455
The Active Duty Military Tax Relief Act of 2007

H.R. 737
The Forgotten Veteran's Retirement Compensation Act

H.R. 704
To amend title 38, United States Code, to reduce from age 57 to age 55 the age after which the remarriage of the surviving spouse of a deceased veteran shall not result in termination of dependency and indemnity compensation otherwise payable to that surviving spouse (1 comment »)

H.R. 657
The Military Retiree Survivor Comfort Act (2 comments »)

H.R. 691
The Fallen Servicemember Respectful Return Act

H.R. 542
To require the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mental health services in languages other than English, as needed, for veterans with limited English proficiency, and for other purposes

H.R. 476
To amend title 5, United States Code, to make noncreditable for Federal retirement purposes any Member service performed by an individual who is convicted of any of certain offenses committed by that individual while serving as a Member of Congress, and for other purposes

H.R. 402
The Veterans' Disability Compensation Automatic COLA Act (7 comments »)

H.R. 418
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit military death gratuities to be contributed to certain tax-favored accounts

H.R. 341
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to provide for payment of lump-sum death payments upon the death of a spouse

S. 66
A bill to require the Secretary of the Army to determine the validity of the claims of certain Filipinos that they performed military service on behalf of the United States during World War II

S. 161
The Veterans' Disability Compensation Automatic COLA Act (24 comments »)

H.R. 103
The Federal Firefighters Fairness Act of 2007

H.R. 156
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the payment of dependency and indemnity compensation to the survivors of former prisoners of war who died on or before September 30, 1999, under the same eligibility conditions as apply to payment of dependency and indemnity compensation to the survivors of former prisoners of war who die after that date

S. 117
The Lane Evans Veterans Health and Benefits Improvement Act of 2007

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