Previously, if a soldier didn’t report for duty, army officials would note their absence as "absent without leave" or "AWOL."
The organizers want to remember the Fort Hood soldier "as the beautiful, powerful, and warrior she was and still is."
“I have never seen a location in worse shape or in greater need of an overhaul than Fort Hood,” said Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA).
"He felt that something was going to happen," says a cousin of Corlton L. Chee, adding that his body had bruises, scratches, and a bump.
Rep. Jackie Speier introduced the bipartisan bill in honor of the late SPC Vanessa Guillén, who was killed in April.
Two congressional committees want to determine what's behind the "pattern of recent tragedies" at the Texas base.
Multiple investigations are currently underway at Fort Hood after 11 soldiers have died in questionable circumstances since March.
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