Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act (SCRA)
- Federal law covering all active-duty service members, including mobilized Guard and Reserve members. The bill limits interest on pre-existing debts (credit cards, mortgages, loans, etc.) to 6% (must request SCRA protection in writing.) Provides protection against property seizures, foreclosure, eviction, and default judgments.
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
- Federal law protecting the civilian employment rights of Guard and Reserve members called to active duty.