About the bill
- Full Title
To require all persons in the United States between the ages of 18 and 25 to perform national service, either as a member of the uniformed services or as civilian service in a Federal, State, or local government program or with a community-based agency or community-based entity, to authorize the induction of persons in the uniformed services during wartime to meet end-strength requirements of the uniformed services, to provide for the registration of women under the Military Selective Service Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
H.R. 748 would require all residents of the United States between the ages of 18 and 25 to perform two years of “national service."
“National service,” as defined in the bill, may consist of:
- Military service; or
- Civilian service in a federal, state, or local government program or with a community-based organization, provided that the President has determined that ...
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5741 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 748 — 113th Congress: Universal National Service Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr748
“H.R. 748 — 113th Congress: Universal National Service Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. July 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr748>
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