To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve the prevention of and response to sexual assault in the Armed Forces by establishing a Sexual Assault Oversight and Response Council and an enhanced Sexual Assault Oversight and Response Office and by requiring the appointment of a Director of Military Prosecutions for sexual-related offenses committed by a member of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 17, 2013
Length: 13 pages
Apr 17, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 16, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3435 (112th).
Apr 17, 2013
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H.R. 1593 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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