New Cosponsor — Jul 10, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND]
The bill now has 38 cosponsors (24 Democrats, 13 Republicans, 1 Independent).
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May 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: May 7, 2013
Length: 19 pages
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance assistance for victims of sexual assault committed by members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 871”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 871 — 113th Congress: Combating Military Sexual Assault Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s871
“S. 871 — 113th Congress: Combating Military Sexual Assault Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 8, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s871>
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