New Cosponsor — Sep 11, 2013
New Cosponsor: Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA47]
The bill now has 21 cosponsors (18 Democrats, 3 Republicans).
May 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: May 20, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure the issuance of regulations applicable to the Coast Guard regarding consideration of a request for a permanent change of station or unit transfer submitted by a member of the Coast Guard who is the victim of a sexual assault.
5/20/2013--Introduced.Coast Guard STRONG Act - Directs the Secretary concerned (under current law, the Secretaries of the military departments) to issue regulations to ensure the timely determination of a request for ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2059 — 113th Congress: Coast Guard STRONG Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2059
“H.R. 2059 — 113th Congress: Coast Guard STRONG Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 8, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2059>
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