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S. 703: Ensuring Safe Housing for Our Military Act

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A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to address health, safety, and environmental hazards at private military housing units, to prohibit the payment by members of the Armed Forces of deposits or other fees relating to such housing units, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Dianne Feinstein

Sponsor. Senior Senator for California. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2019
Length: 8 pages
Mar 7, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Mar 7, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 7, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Feinstein, Warner, Kaine Request DOD Update on Implementation of Military Housing Reforms
    — Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D-CA] (Sponsor) on Oct 2, 2020

Warner, Kaine, Feinstein Request DoD Update on Implementation of Outstanding Military Housing Reforms
    — Sen. Mark Warner [D-VA] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 2, 2020

Warner, Kaine, Feinstein Request DoD Update on Implementation of Outstanding Military Housing Reforms
    — Sen. Timothy “Tim” Kaine [D-VA] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 2, 2020

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Mar 7, 2019

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S. 703 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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