H.AMDT.48 to H.R.1388

Amendment creates a National Service Reserve Corps comprised of individuals who have completed a term of national service, fulfilled training requirements and can respond to national disasters and other emergencies. These individuals will be listed in a national database for the ease of immediate deployment in case of emergency.

H.AMDT.48(A011)
Amends: H.R.1388
Sponsor: Rep Titus, Dina [NV-3](offered 3/18/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment creates a National Service Reserve Corps comprised of individuals who have completed a term of national service, fulfilled training requirements and can respond to national disasters and other emergencies. These individuals will be listed in a national database for the ease of immediate deployment in case of emergency.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
Amendment numbered 10 printed in House Report 111-39 to create a National Service Reserve Corps and requires an annual service requirement of at least 10 hours and/or annual training. A member of the National Service Reserve Corps is one who has completed a term of national service, fulfilled training, and will respond to national disasters and other emergencies. These individuals will be listed in a national database for the ease of immediate deployment in case of emergency.

STATUS:

    3/18/2009 2:52pm:
    Amendment (A011) offered by Ms. Titus. (consideration: CR H3599-3600, H3604; text: CR H3599)
    3/18/2009 4:01pm:
    On agreeing to the Titus amendment (A011) Agreed to by recorded vote: 339 - 93 (Roll no. 138).

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