S. 1106 (112th): Justice for Troops Act


May 26, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin



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Last Updated: May 26, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to authorize Department of Defense support for programs on pro bono legal assistance for members of the Armed Forces.

Summary (CRS)

5/26/2011--Introduced.Justice for Troops Act - Authorizes the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to provide support to public or private programs designed to connect attorneys who provide pro bono legal assistance with ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 26, 2011

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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.


11 cosponsors (9D, 2R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1867 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Passed Senate
Last Action: Dec 1, 2011

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