Summary: H.R.1090 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/07/2019)

District of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act

This bill makes the Mayor of the District of Columbia (under current law, the President of the United States) the Commander-in-Chief of the National Guard of the District.

Notwithstanding the authority of the Mayor of the District of Columbia as such Commander-in-Chief, the President shall retain control over units and members of the District of Columbia National Guard to conduct necessary and appropriate homeland defense activities.