S.1999 - SCRA Rights Protection Act of 2014113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC] (Introduced 02/06/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/06/2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1999 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/06/2014)
SCRA Rights Protection Act of 2014 - Amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to allow the use of arbitration to resolve a controversy that arises under a contract with a servicemember (or with a servicemember and spouse jointly) that provides for arbitration, only if all parties to the controversy consent in writing to arbitration after the controversy arises.
Allows a servicemember's waiver of any of such Act's rights and protections to be effective only if it is made after a specific dispute has arisen and the dispute is identified in the waiver.
Allows a representative of members of an aggrieved class, or a member of such class, to bring a private civil action for a violation of any rights or protections under such Act.