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Text of the Coast Guard STRONG Act

This bill was introduced on May 20, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of May 20, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2059

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 20, 2013

(for herself, Mr. Turner, Mr. Keating, Ms. Brown of Florida, Ms. Kuster, Ms. Slaughter, Mr. Runyan, Ms. McCollum, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Conyers, Ms. Pingree of Maine, Mr. Johnson of Ohio, and Ms. Jackson Lee) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

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.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Coast Guard STRONG Act .

2.

Issuance of regulations applicable to the Coast Guard regarding consideration of request for permanent change of station or unit transfer by victim of sexual assault

Section 673(b) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking The Secretaries of the military departments and inserting The Secretary concerned.