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H.R. 4325 (115th): Access to Military Service Records Act of 2017

The text of the bill below is as of Nov 9, 2017 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 4325

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 9, 2017

(for himself and Mrs. Dingell) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To limit the fees charged by the National Archives and Records Administration to veterans for military service records, and for other purposes.

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Short title

This Act may be cited as the Access to Military Service Records Act of 2017.

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Limitation on fees charged by the National Archives and Records Administration to veterans for military service records

Section 2116 of title 44, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:

(d)

Notwithstanding subsection (c), in the case of a military service record of an individual, the Archivist may not charge to such individual (or, if such individual is deceased, the next of kin or immediate family of such individual) more than the cost of mailing such record.

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