H.R. 5374 (111th): To provide for the reimbursement of attorney fees incurred by a member of the Armed Forces who retains private counsel in response to certain charges brought against the member under the Uniform Code of Military Justice and is acquitted or has the charges dismissed or withdrawn.

Introduced:

May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Kay Granger

Representative for Texas's 12th congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
5/25/2010--Introduced.Amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) to state that an accused may retain private counsel before a general court-martial or special court-martial and will be reimbursed for such ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
May 25, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
34 cosponsors (34R) (show)
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