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S. 3147: Reservists Opportunity Act of 2021


The text of the bill below is as of Nov 3, 2021 (Introduced).


II

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 3147

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

November 3, 2021

(for herself and Ms. Ernst) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

To provide members of the reserve components access to the Tour of Duty system.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Reservists Opportunity Act of 2021.

2.

Access to Tour of Duty system

(a)

Access

(1)

In general

Not later than one year after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Secretary of the Army shall ensure, subject to paragraph (2), that a member of the reserve components of the Army may access the Tour of Duty system using a personal internet-enabled device.

(2)

Exception

The Secretary of the Army may restrict access to the Tour of Duty system on personal internet-enabled devices if the Secretary determines such restriction is necessary to ensure the security and integrity of information systems and data of the United States.

(b)

Tour of duty system defined

In this section, the term Tour of Duty system means the online system of listings for opportunities to serve on active duty for members of the reserve components of the Army and through which such a member may apply for such an opportunity, known as Tour of Duty, or any successor to such system.