H.R. 5741 (111th): Universal National Service Act

Introduced:

Jul 15, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Charlie” Rangel
Representative for New York's 15th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2010
Length: 14 pages

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About the bill

Full Title

To require all persons in the United States between the ages of 18 and 42 to perform national service, either as a member of the uniformed services or in civilian service in furtherance of the national defense and homeland security, to authorize the induction of persons in the uniformed services during wartime to meet end-strength requirements of the uniformed services, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 748 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 15, 2013

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History

Introduced
Jul 15, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
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