Summary: H.R.7694 — 96th Congress (1979-1980)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (12/12/1980)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Authorizes the Secretary of Defense to make civilian employees of the Department of Defense, who are residents of Guam, the Virgin Islands, or Puerto Rico at the time of their employment, eligible for assignment rotation to duty outside such territories and the United States.

Authorizes the delegates to Congress from the Virgin Islands and Guam to have two appointments each (presently one appointment) for attendance at the United States Military Academy, the United States Naval Academy, and the United States Air Force Academy. Makes such nominations effective for academic years beginning more than one year after the date of enactment of this Act.

Authorizes the establishment of an Army National Guard and Air National Guard in Guam.