To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to authorize spouses of servicemembers to elect to use the same residences as the servicemembers.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 14, 2016
Length: 6 pages
Jun 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 9, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 23, 2016
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 21, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 14, 2016
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 5428 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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