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house Bill H.R. 2696

Servicemembers' Rights Protection Act

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Servicemembers' Rights Protection Act

Official Title

To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide for the enforcement of rights afforded under that Act.


Servicemembers' Rights Protection Act - Amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to add a new title authorizing the Attorney General to bring a civil action in U.S. district court to enforce provisions of the Act. Includes under such civil relief restraining orders and injunctions, damages, and penalties. Authorizes a private cause of action for such enforcement by a servicemember, dependent, or other protected person under the Act.

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      house Committees
      Economic Opportunity
      Committee on Veterans' Affairs
    IntroducedJune 4th, 2009

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