"All USFSPA casualties are deeply saddened by the news of Senator Inouye's passing: To our knowledge he was the last sitting US Senator to oppose the Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act, in the 97th Congress. No other member of Congress has represented our interests, regarding this contentious issue, so well for so long. We will mark this solemn occasion by calling for a moment of silence, on December 17th and on Memorial Day, in his honor."
USFSPA REFORM GOALS
American Retirees Association
Discover how the unpublicized Federal Uniformed Services Former Spouses enforcement policy punishes career, Military, PHS and NOAA personnel!
Check out the Table of Contents!
Uniformed Services Former Spouses Protection Act
(USFSPA) was implemented ostensibly to protect
deserving uniformed service member former spouses.
Ironically, it created a class of service member
victims larger than those it was designed to
The American Retirees Association (ARA) was founded in 1984 specifically to address the numerous inequities found in Title 10 USC 1408 et seq (USFSPA). ARA is a 501(c)(19) Veterans Support Organization (VSO), chartered in California, as Tax Exempt Corporation 1551226, with Federal Tax Exemption ID 33-024676. Our field membership is comprised of all male and female members of the Uniformed Services, residing across the United States and around the world.
Our 24/7 'Action Line' number is 703-527-3065
DISCLAIMER: The American Retirees Association provides general information on the issue of non-disability military retirement benefits as a divisible marital asset. It is with the understanding that this Web Site is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting, or other professional services. State laws relative to domestic relations vary and change frequently. If legal or other expert assistance is required, please consult with competent professionals.
For questions and/or assistance, contact the Webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org
ARA ball cap, white with blue
visor and custom embroidered
logo. Size adjustable.
$11.95 S&H included
Mail payment with order to:
An independent monthly publication that prints the truth, adheres to the facts and promotes the well-being of our Veterans and their families
$15 per year
Keep the news coming to our veterans. Mail check or money order payable to:
The Veterans's Voice
Plains, MT 59859
For charge card subscription information
Get the answers here!