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To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to provide adequate benefits for public safety officers injured or killed in the line of duty, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 7042 — 110th Congress: First Responders Support Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7042
“H.R. 7042 — 110th Congress: First Responders Support Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7042>
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