To amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to provide death and disability benefits for aerial firefighters who work on a contract basis for the Forest Service or an agency of the Department of the Interior and suffer death or disability in the line of duty, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wyoming At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2005
Length: 4 pages
109th Congress (2005–2006)
This bill was introduced on March 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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7 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Feb 27, 2003
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 977 (108th).
Mar 10, 2005
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Dec 5, 2007
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4280 (110th).
H.R. 1232 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1232. This is the one from the 109th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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