US HB5491 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on December 19 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-12-19 - Referred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
Pending: House Armed Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Body Armor for Females Modernization Act This bill requires each department of the U.S. Armed Forces to provide specified data and assessment concerning personal protection equipment. In addition, the Defense Health Agency must track and report on injuries among service members during the use of such equipment.

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Body Armor for Females Modernization Act



2019-12-19HouseReferred to the House Committee on Armed Services.
2019-12-19HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB2970 (Related) 2019-12-03 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.


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