H.R.5492 - To repeal the Military Selective Service Act, and thereby terminate the registration requirements of such Act and eliminate civilian local boards, civilian appeal boards, and similar local agencies of the Selective Service System.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] (Introduced 12/19/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/19/2019 Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5492 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/19/2019)
This bill repeals the requirement for males between the ages of 18 and 26 to register with the Selective Service.
The bill provides that an individual shall not be penalized for prior failure to register with the Selective Service.