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H.R.747: To amend the Military Selective Service Act to require the registration of women with the Selective Service System in light of the Department of Defense elimination of the rule excluding women from direct ground combat assignments in the Armed Forces.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||armed forces and national security|
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|Sponsor||Charles B. Rangel, D-N.Y.|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||Feb. 15, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||March 6, 2013|
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Amends the Military Selective Service Act to include females (under current law, only males) between the ages of 18 and 26 within military service registration requirements.
Makes such amendment effective 60 days after the enactment of this Act.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|March 6, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.|
|Feb. 15, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.|