The purposes of the Service Members Civil Relief Act are:

(1) to provide for, strengthen, and expedite the national defense through protection extended by this Act [said sections] to service members of the United States to enable such persons to devote their entire energy to the defense needs of the Nation; and

(2) to provide for the temporary suspension of judicial and administrative proceedings and transactions that may adversely affect the civil rights of service members during their military service.

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For further information please call the Legal Services Support Team Parris Island, Legal Assistance Office at (843) 228-2559 or stop by during our walk-in hours every Tuesday and Thursday from 0830-1100.


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