H.R.1090 - District of Columbia National Guard Home Rule Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 02/07/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Reform; Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/08/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1090 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
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.