H.R. 5741 (111th): Universal National Service Act
- Jul 15, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
- Rep. Charles “Charlie” Rangel [D-NY15]
- Died (Referred to Committee)
- See Instead:
- This bill was re-introduced as H.R. 748 on Feb 15, 2013. See H.R. 748 for current action on this subject.
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 ... (read more)
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor. H.R. stands for House of Representatives bill.
This bill was introduced on July 15, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Last updated Jul 15, 2010.
Introduced Jul 15, 2010
- 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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The bill contains the following citations to other parts of U.S. law:
United States Code
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- Title 10: Armed Forces
- Subtitle A: General Military Law
- Part I: Organization and General Military Powers
- Chapter 1: Definitions
- Section 101: Definitions
- Part II: Personnel
- Chapter 31: Enlistments
- Section 505: Regular components: qualifications, term, grade
- Title 50a: War and National Defense (Appendix)
- Heading: Military Selective Service Act
- Heading: Act June 24, 1948, Ch. 625, 62 Stat. 604
- Section 451: Short title; Congressional declaration of policy
- Section 454: Persons liable for training and service
- Section 466: Definitions
- Section 467: Repeals; appropriations; termination date
- Other Citations
- 50 U.S.C. 453(a)