Lawmakers in the Vermont House are seeking to protect deployed soldiers from losing custody of their children when they are sent overseas.
The Burlington Free Press reported that on Thursday the House unanimously passed a bill that is similar to legislation already enacted in 22 other states.
Adjutant General Michael Dubie says divorced guard members with children face added stress when they have to worry about whether they will have the same custodial rights when they return.
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