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- Full Title
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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Sep 24, 2008
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 7042”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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First Responders Support Act of 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 31, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr7042>
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