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- Full Title
To provide for the appropriate designation of certain Federal positions involved in wildland fire suppression activities.
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2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5697 — 109th Congress: Federal Wildland Firefighter Classification Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5697
“H.R. 5697 — 109th Congress: Federal Wildland Firefighter Classification Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. July 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5697>
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