S. 2112 (112th): Space-Available Act of 2012


Feb 15, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 15, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Begich

Senator from Alaska



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Last Updated: Feb 15, 2012
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to authorize space-available travel on military aircraft for members of the reserve components, a member or former member of a reserve component who is eligible for retired pay but for age, widows and widowers of retired members, and dependents.

Summary (CRS)

2/15/2012--Introduced.Space-Available Act of 2012 - Authorizes the Secretary of Defense to establish a program to provide transportation on Department of Defense (DOD) aircraft on a space-available basis for:(1) active duty ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 15, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2112”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


32 cosponsors (19D, 11R, 2I) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 4164 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 7, 2012

H.R. 1540 (Related)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 31, 2011

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