New Cosponsor — Jan 30, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Jeanne Shaheen [D-NH]
The bill now has 11 cosponsors (9 Democrats, 2 Republicans).
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May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 2 pages
A bill to authorize Department of Defense support for programs on pro bono legal assistance for members of the Armed Forces.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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. 1106”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1106 — 112th Congress: Justice for Troops Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1106
“S. 1106 — 112th Congress: Justice for Troops Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1106>
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