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S.3179 Servicemember Housing Protection Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 13, 2012 Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 112-567.

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    • S. 3179 - GovTrack.us - May 15, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 3179. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on May 15, 2012, "S. 3179. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3179&sa=U&ei=2bG4T6jUCrCHsALLk4WLDA&ved=0CCcQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFv6mBUvH1ktBEhCuro3VLwyj1jpA)
    • S.3179: Servicemember Housing Protection Act of ... - OpenCongress - May 14, 2012 by opencongress.org - Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.3179 Servicemember Housing Protection Act of 2012. ... Protection Act of 2012. A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to enhance the protecti

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      As noted by opencongress.org on May 14, 2012, "Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.3179 Servicemember Housing Protection Act of 2012. ... Protection Act of 2012. A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to enhance the protecti" (/url?q=http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s3179/show&sa=U&ei=GgfmT--cFsOy2wWyguzaCQ&ved=0CBsQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNGDfLNzArsD_S5xoVd1jf9Z3a4nUg)
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      As noted by opencongress.org on May 14, 2012, "Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.3179 Servicemember Housing Protection Act of 2012. ... Protection Act of 2012. A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to enhance the protecti" (/url?q=http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s3179/show&sa=U&ei=loXVT7zrMfSA2AXr_IyxDw&ved=0CBsQmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNFFnil6gb3wdX7AzLNnmtetjdpISA)

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    • Senators Seek to Expand Housing Assistance for Military Members - May 23, 2012 by DSNews.com - Senators Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island), Dick Durbin (D-Illinois), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island), and Mark Begich (D-Alaska) are sponsoring a bill to expand protections for military members in the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA ...

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      As noted by DSNews.com on May 23, 2012, "Senators Jack Reed (D-Rhode Island), Dick Durbin (D-Illinois), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-Rhode Island), and Mark Begich (D-Alaska) are sponsoring a bill to expand protections for military members in the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA ..." (http://www.dsnews.com/articles/senators-seek-to-expand-housing-assistance-for-military-members-2012-05-23)
    • Del. AG, others push for financial protections for military members - May 23, 2012 by Courier-Post - The state’s top lawyer joined several Democratic U.S. senators and a coalition of top pro-military lobbying groups Tuesday in a call for new financial and credit protections for home-owning troops that go beyond those guaranteed by the ...

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      As noted by Courier-Post on May 23, 2012, "The state’s top lawyer joined several Democratic U.S. senators and a coalition of top pro-military lobbying groups Tuesday in a call for new financial and credit protections for home-owning troops that go beyond those guaranteed by the ..." (http://www.courierpostonline.com/article/BL/20120523/NEWS14/120523001/Del-AG-others-push-financial-protections-military-members?odyssey=mod_sectionstories)
    • Senate bill would expand rights under SCRA - May 16, 2012 by Army Times - Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., the chief sponsor of S 3179, said the change would help families who are sometimes unable to cancel off-base housing leases when their name finally comes up on the waiting list for on-base housing. As a result ...

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      As noted by Army Times on May 16, 2012, "Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., the chief sponsor of S 3179, said the change would help families who are sometimes unable to cancel off-base housing leases when their name finally comes up on the waiting list for on-base housing. As a result ..." (http://www.armytimes.com/news/2012/05/military-terminate-off-base-leases-servicemembers-credit-relief-act-change-051612w/)
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