H.R.1996 - Supply Our Soldiers Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] (Introduced 05/15/2013)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||06/20/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1996 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/15/2013)
Supply Our Soldiers Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to provide for a program under which postal benefits are provided to a member of the Armed Forces who is on active duty and who is either: (1) serving in Iraq or Afghanistan, or (2) hospitalized at a military medical facility as a result of such service. Provides the postal benefits in the form of coupons or other evidence of credit (vouchers) to use for postal-free mailings.
Makes the benefits program applicable during FY2014-FY2019.