Summary: H.R.963 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/07/2017)

Supply Our Soldiers Act of 2017

This bill directs the Department of Defense 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, Afghanistan, or another hostile fire area designated as eligible for hazardous duty pay; or (2) hospitalized at a military medical facility as a result of such service. The postal benefits shall be in the form of coupons, vouchers, or other evidence of credit to use for postal-free mailings.

The benefits program shall apply during FY2016-FY2021.