S.1272 - Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA] (Introduced 05/02/2007)|
|Committees:||Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||05/02/2007 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.|
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Summary: S.1272 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/02/2007)
Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Act of 2007 - Directs the Secretary of Defense to establish a national combat veteran reintegration program (to be known as the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program) to provide National Guard members and their families with information, services, referral, and outreach opportunities throughout the entire deployment cycle. Requires the Program to consist of informational events and activities for such members, their families, and community members through the following phases of the deployment cycle: (1) pre-deployment; (2) deployment; (3) demobilization; and (4) post-deployment-reconstitution.
Requires the: (1) National Guard Bureau to establish the Office for Reintegration Programs to administer state National Guard reintegration programs; and (2) Bureau Chief to establish a Center for Excellence in Reintegration.