H.R.3237: GARDS Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Marlin Stutzman, R-Ind.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Oct. 2, 2013
Latest Major Action Oct. 2, 2013
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Bill Summary

Guard Appropriation Restoration During Shutdown Act or the GARDS Act - Amends the Pay Our Military Act (P.L. 113-39) to make FY2014 continuing appropriations for any period during which interim or full-year appropriations for FY2014 are not in effect to provide for: (1) members of the National Guard who perform inactive-duty training or other service for which members would otherwise be entitled to pay and allowances (under such Act only members of the Armed Forces, including reserve components, who perform active service); and (2) civilian personnel of the National Guard, including military technicians (dual status), without regard to any determination by the Secretary of Defense (DOD) or the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) that such personnel are providing support to members of the Armed Forces performing active service.

Makes appropriations for FY2014, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for any period during which interim or full-year app...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Oct. 2, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Appropriations.