To amend title 37, United States Code, to authorize, in connection with the permanent change of station of a member of the Armed Forces requiring relocation to another State, the reimbursement of the member for qualified relicensing costs incurred by the spouse of the member to secure a license or certification required by the State to which the member and spouse relocate, to encourage States to expedite license portability for military spouses, and for other purposes.
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Jul 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 21st congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 7, 2016
Length: 4 pages
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H.R. 5683 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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