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Mar 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Delegate for District of Columbia At Large
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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2011
Length: 10 pages
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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Last Action: Jun 11, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1198 — 112th Congress: District of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1198
“H.R. 1198 — 112th Congress: District of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1198>
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