H.R. 1152 (112th): Universal National Service Act of 2011


Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require all persons in the United States between the ages of 18 and 25 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.

Summary (CRS)

3/17/2011--Introduced.Universal National Service Act of 2011 - Declares that it is the obligation of every U.S. citizen, and every other person residing in the United States, between the ages of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 17, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1152”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 393 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 10, 2007

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