H. R. 842
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 6, 2023
Mr. Moylan introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce
To amend the Defense Base Act to exclude Guam.
Inapplicability of Defense Base Act to Guam
Subsection (b) of section 1 of the Defense Base Act (Chapter 357; 55 Stat. 622; 42 U.S.C. 1651) is amended—
in paragraph (4), by striking
the period at the end and inserting
and Guam;; and
by adding at the end the following new paragraph:
Territory or possession outside the continental United States does not include Guam.