Summary: H.R.4437 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (11/16/2017)

This bill amends the Uniform Code of Military Justice to deny back pay and allowances to any person who is guilty of desertion.

The Department of Defense shall use payments and allowances denied to a deserter under this bill to provide compensation to any members of the Armed Forces who were wounded while searching for the deserter or to representatives of any members who were killed while searching for the deserter.