US HB563 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 30-10)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-24 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Military Personnel Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


DD-214 Modernization Act This bill directs the Department of Defense to modify the Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (DD Form 214) to include a block in which a member of the Armed Forces may provide an email address by which the member may be contacted after discharge or release from active duty.

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DD-214 Modernization Act



2019-01-24HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
2019-01-15HouseReferred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
2019-01-15HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1237 (Same As) 2019-04-30 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.
HB2500 (Related) 2019-07-12 - The Clerk was authorized to correct section numbers, punctuation, and cross references, and to make other necessary technical and conforming corrections in the engrossment of H.R. 2500.
HR476 (Similar To) 2019-07-10 - Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.


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