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  • Main Title COLAs for Military Retirees: Summary of Congressional and Executive Branch Action, 1982-2002 (FY1983-FY2003)


  • Author: Goldich, Robert L.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Division


  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 2002-11-29


  • English


  • Content Description: The Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1982 (which applied to FY1983 budget issues) suspended previously existing permanent law pertaining to cost-of-living adjustments(COLAs) for federal civilian and military retirees, and changed the COLA calculation formulas to postpone and/or reduce future COLAs for military retirees during 1983-1985 (FY1984-FY1986).This report examines executive and congressional COLA-related initiatives associated with each of the fiscal year budgeting processes from calendar year 1982 (FY1983) through calendar year 2000 (FY2001).
  • Physical Description: 29 pages.


  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Labor
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Federal budgets
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Military pensions
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Cost of living adjustments
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Budgets
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Veterans
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Pensions


  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • CRS Report Number: 98-223 F
  • Accession or Local Control No: 98-223 F 2002-11-29
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs3222