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H.R. 2814: To amend title 37, United States Code, to authorize the basic allowance for housing for members of the uniformed services in the Virgin Islands.


The text of the bill below is as of May 16, 2019 (Introduced).


I

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2814

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 16, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

To amend title 37, United States Code, to authorize the basic allowance for housing for members of the uniformed services in the Virgin Islands.

1.

Application of basic allowance for housing to members of the uniformed services in the Virgin Islands

(a)

In general

Section 403(b) of title 37, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in the heading, by inserting and the Virgin Islands after the United States;

(2)

in paragraph (1), by inserting and the Virgin Islands after the United States; and

(3)

in paragraphs (2), (3)(A), and (6), by inserting or the Virgin Islands after the United States each place it appears.

(b)

Conforming amendments

Section 403(c) of title 37, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

in the heading, by inserting or the Virgin Islands after the United States; and

(2)

in paragraphs (1), (2), (3)(A)(i), and (3)(B), by inserting or the Virgin Islands after the United States each place it appears.

(c)

Effective date

The amendments made by this section shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act and shall apply to payments under section 403 of title 37, United States Code, beginning on January 1, 2020.