H.R. 4839 (107th): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for employers who allow their employees to participate in volunteer firefighter training.


May 23, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Felix Grucci

Representative for New York's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 23, 2002
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/23/2002--Introduced.Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide a tax credit to an employer of up to $1000 per employee for allowing workers who are volunteer firefighters to participate in "qualified ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 23, 2002

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4839”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


16 cosponsors (9R, 7D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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