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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
- For context, Congressman Rangel has introduced this bill many times in the past. Each time, it has received very little support, and Rangel knows it has no chance of being passed. For more, see his press release.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 748 (113th).
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5741 — 111th Congress: Universal National Service Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5741
“H.R. 5741 — 111th Congress: Universal National Service Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. May 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5741>
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