About the bill
S. 3041 is the Muhammad Ali Voluntary Service Act, introduced six days after the death of the namesake boxer who refused service into the military during the Vietnam War on religious grounds. The bill would end the Selective Service, the law under which all males age 18 to 26 have to register in event of a military draft. (And perhaps women soon too, depending on how the House votes on the issue.) Paul opposes this by arguing that being forced to fight in a war that you may disagree with ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kentucky. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 9, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Jun 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 9, 2016
S. 3041 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). S. 3041 — 114th Congress: Muhammad Ali Voluntary Service Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3041
“S. 3041 — 114th Congress: Muhammad Ali Voluntary Service Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. May 22, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/s3041>
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