H.R.6070 - Military Spouses Residency Relief Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] (Introduced 05/15/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||06/26/2008 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote . (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6070 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/15/2008)
Military Spouses Residency Relief Act - Amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to prohibit, for purposes of voting for a federal, state, or local office, deeming a person to have lost a residence or domicile in a state, acquired a residence or domicile in any other state, or become a resident in or of any other state solely because the person is absent from a state because the person is accompanying the person's spouse who is absent from the state in compliance with military or naval orders.
Prohibits a servicemember's spouse from either losing or acquiring a residence or domicile for purposes of taxation because of being absent or present in any U.S. tax jurisdiction solely to be with the servicemember in compliance with the servicemember's military orders if the residence or domicile is the same for the servicemember and the spouse.