January 5, 2021
Today President Donald J. Trump continued building on his record of support for U.S. servicemembers, veterans, and their families, signing into law H.R. 4356, the “Protecting Families of Fallen Servicemembers Act,” which expands Servicemembers Civil Relief Act protections to certain individuals for termination of contracts for telephone, multichannel video programming, or internet access service, and for other purpose.
Also signed into law by the President was H.R. 8354, the “Servicemembers and Veterans Initiative Act of 2020,” which establishes the Servicemembers and Veterans Initiative within the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department.
In addition to the bills supporting servicemembers and veterans, President Trump also signed:
H.R. 6192, the “1921 Silver Dollar Coin Anniversary Act,” which requires the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue coins in honor of the 100th anniversary of the completion of coinage of the Morgan dollar and the 100th anniversary of the commencement of coinage of the Peace dollar; and
H.R. 6435, the “Combating Pandemic Scams Act of 2020,” which requires the Federal Trade Commission to develop and disseminate information to the public regarding scams related to the COVID-19 pandemic.