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S. 513 - A Bill to Amend Title 10, United States Code, to Revive Previous Authority on the Use of the Armed Forces and the Militia to Address Interference with State or Federal Law, and for Other Purposes.

Defense policy. 110th Congress (2007-2008) View bill details
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This bill amends the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 to repeal provisions authorizing the President to: (1) employ the Armed Forces to restore public order and enforce the law in major public emergencies; and (2) provide supplies, services, and equipment to persons affected by the situation. This bill restores previous authority of the President to use the… More
This bill amends the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 to repeal provisions authorizing the President to: (1) employ the Armed Forces to restore public order and enforce the law in major public emergencies; and (2) provide supplies, services, and equipment to persons affected by the situation. This bill restores previous authority of the President to use the Armed Forces to suppress situations which interfere with state or federal law. (by CRS) Hide
 
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A Bill to Amend Title 10, United States Code, to Revive Previous Authority on the Use of the Armed Forces and the Militia to Address Interference with State or Federal Law, and for Other Purposes.

S. 513 — 110th Congress (2007–2008)

Summary
This bill amends the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 to repeal provisions authorizing the President to: (1) employ the Armed Forces to restore public order and enforce the law in major public emergencies; and (2) provide supplies, services, and equipment to persons affected by the situation. This bill restores previous authority of the President to use the Armed Forces to suppress situations which interfere with state or federal law. (by CRS)
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A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to revive previous authority on the use of the Armed Forces and the militia to address interference with State or Federal law, and for other purposes.
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    Sponsor
    Patrick J. Leahy
    Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Defense policy
    • Armed forces
    • Congress
    • Disaster relief
    • Disasters
    • Emergency management
    • Insurgency
    • Military civic action
    • Politics and government
    • Presidents
    • War and emergency powers
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    Major Actions
    Introduced2/07/2007
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

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    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/07/2007
    2/07/2007Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
    2/07/2007Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S1711-1713)
    4/24/2007Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
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    Adjutants General Association Of The United States
    Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States
    National Sheriffs' Association

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