H.R. 1198 (112th): District of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Eleanor Norton
Delegate for District of Columbia At Large
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend to the Mayor of the District of Columbia the same authority over the National Guard of the District of Columbia as the Governors of the several States exercise over the National Guard of those States with respect to administration of the National Guard and its use to respond to natural disasters and other civil disturbances, while ensuring that the President retains control of the National Guard of the District of Columbia to respond to homeland defense emergencies.

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H.R. 2321 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 11, 2013

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History

Introduced
Mar 17, 2011

Details

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