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- Full Title
To amend title 10, United States Code, to revise the rules relating to the court-ordered apportionment of the retired pay of members of the Armed Forces to former spouses, and for other purposes.
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Sep 24, 1997
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2537 (105th).
Jan 6, 1999
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 72”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
65 cosponsors (45R, 19D, 1I)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 2537 (105th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 24, 1997
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 72 — 106th Congress: Uniformed Services Former Spouses Equity Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr72
“H.R. 72 — 106th Congress: Uniformed Services Former Spouses Equity Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr72>
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