New Cosponsor — Mar 12, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Marshall [D-GA8, 2007-2010]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on January 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for South Carolina's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 8 pages
To amend title 32, United States Code, to improve the readiness of State defense forces and to increase military coordination for homeland security between the States and the Department of Defense.
1/6/2009--Introduced.State Defense Force Improvement Act - Recognizes state defense forces as integral military components of the homeland security effort of the United States, while reaffirming that such forces remain entirely ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 826 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 206”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 206 — 111th Congress: State Defense Force Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr206
“H.R. 206 — 111th Congress: State Defense Force Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr206>
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