Office of the Under Secretary (Personnel and Readiness), DoD.
The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act prohibits a landlord from evicting a Service member (or the Service member's family) from a residence during a period of military service except by court order. The law as originally passed by Congress applied to dwellings with monthly rents of $2,400 or less. The law requires the Department of Defense to adjust this amount annually to reflect inflation and to publish the new amount in the Federal Register.
Effective Date: January 1, 2015.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Lt Col Ryan Oakley, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, (703) 571-9301.
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We have applied the inflation index required by the statute. The maximum monthly rental amount for 50 U.S.C. App. section 531 (a)(1)(A)(ii) as of January 1, 2015, will be $3,329.84.
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Dated: January 23, 2015.
Alternate OSD Federal Register Liaison Officer, Department of Defense.
[FR Doc. 2015-01568 Filed 1-27-15; 8:45 am]
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