S. 2013 (112th): A bill to amend title 32, United States Code, the body of laws of the United States dealing with the National Guard, to recognize the City of Salem, Massachusetts, as the Birthplace of the National Guard of the United States.


Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Enacted as H.R. 1339 (companion bill)

John Kerry

Senator from Massachusetts



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Recognizes Salem, Massachusetts, the site of the first muster of a militia regiment in 1637 in what became the United States, as the Birthplace of the National Guard of the ... Read more >

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Dec 16, 2011

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H.R. 1339 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 10, 2013

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