Concurrent Receipt: Background and Issues for Congress

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"Concurrent Receipt" refers to the simultaneous receipt of two types of monetary benefits: military retired pay and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation. This report addresses the two primary components of the concurrent receipt program: Combat-Related Special Compensation (CRSC) and Concurrent Retirement and Disability Payments (CRDP). It reviews the possible legislative expansion of the program to additional populations and provide several potential options for Congress to consider.

Creator(s): Henning, Charles A.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 24, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Henning, Charles A.

Specialist in Military Manpower Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: September 24, 2010
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"Concurrent Receipt" refers to the simultaneous receipt of two types of monetary benefits: military retired pay and Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation. This report addresses the two primary components of the concurrent receipt program: Combat-Related Special Compensation (CRSC) and Concurrent Retirement and Disability Payments (CRDP). It reviews the possible legislative expansion of the program to additional populations and provide several potential options for Congress to consider.

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22 pages.

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