S. 263 (111th): Servicemembers Access to Justice Act of 2009


Jan 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 15, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert “Bob” Casey Jr.

Senator from Pennsylvania



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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the enforcement of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

1/15/2009--Introduced.Servicemembers Access to Justice Act of 2009 - Waives a state's sovereign immunity with respect to the enforcement of uniformed services members' employment or reemployment rights or benefits under the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 15, 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. 263”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


3 cosponsors (3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3432 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2008

S. 3233 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2012

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