Vote — Oct 9, 2015 1:24 p.m.
Feb 15, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on February 15, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 12th congressional district
A bill to establish a National Service System under which the young people of the United States shall have the choice of either entering voluntary military or civilian service or being subject to induction into military service by random selection.
2/15/1979--Introduced.National Service Act - Declares that the purpose of this Act is to establish a program under which all citizens of the United States between the ages of 18 and ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1730 (97th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2206”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2206 — 96th Congress: National Service Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr2206
“H.R. 2206 — 96th Congress: National Service Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr2206>
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