The Veterans Benefits Act of 2010 (PL 111-275, 124 Stat 2864) added an important new provision for service members who have been harmed by a violation of the federal Service Members Civil Relief Act.
Under Title VIII Civil Liability §802, the law provides:
(a) In General - any…
As noted in an article entitled"Terminating rental leases at the expiration of a term of service under the SCRA" in the general resource section, JAG officers do advise clients that the SCRA applies to the "end of service" order as well as orders changing duty stations.
Thanks to Mark Sullivan, prominent leader in family law matters involving veterans, for sharing this Q & A with Stateside. This is part of a series of "Legal Eagle" publications produced by Mr. Sullivan.
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