S. 2259, Veterans' Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2012

Cost Estimate

As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs
on September 12, 2012

S. 2259 would increase the amounts paid to veterans for disability compensation and to their survivors for dependency and indemnity compensation by the same cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) payable to Social Security recipients. The increase would take effect on December 1, 2012, and the resulting adjustment would be rounded to the next lower dollar.