S. 1361 (111th): National Guard Empowerment and State-National Defense Integration Act of 2009


Jun 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the national defense through empowerment of the National Guard, enhancement of the functions of the National Guard Bureau, and improvement of Federal-State military coordination in domestic emergency response, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/25/2009--Introduced.National Guard Empowerment and State-National Defense Integration Act of 2009 - Adds the Chief of the National Guard Bureau (Chief) to the Joint Chiefs of Staff.Requires the Chief to: (1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1361”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 2760 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2008

S. 1025 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 19, 2011

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