H.R. 2059 (113th): Coast Guard STRONG Act


May 20, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Niki Tsongas

Representative for Massachusetts's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 20, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

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 >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 20, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2059”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (18D, 3R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1050 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 23, 2013

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