New Cosponsor — Jul 10, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND]
The bill now has 38 cosponsors (24 Democrats, 13 Republicans, 1 Independent).
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.
5/7/2013--Introduced.Combating Military Sexual Assault Act of 2013 - Directs each military department Secretary to implement a program providing a Special Victims' Counsel (Counsel) to a victim of a sexual assault ... Read more >
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. (2015). 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. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s871>
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