TITLE

From the Chair

AUTHOR(S)
Ehrhart, David G.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Dialogue (American Bar Association);Fall2012, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the operations and activities of the American Bar Association (ABA) Committee on Legal Assistance for Military Personnel (LAMP) in 2012. The committee tracks the changes and implementation of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The committee also works on legislation that affect the welfare of active-duty service members.
ACCESSION #
90487231

 

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