S. 2606 (110th): United States Fire Administration Reauthorization Act of 2008


Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 8, 2008.


Pub.L. 110-376


Christopher Dodd

Senator from Connecticut



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Last Updated: Sep 26, 2008
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to reauthorize the United States Fire Administration, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/24/2008--Public Law.United States Fire Administration Reauthorization Act of 2008 - Section3 - Amends the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 to authorize appropriations for the U.S. Fire Administration ... Read more >


Feb 7, 2008

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Apr 10, 2008
Reported by Committee

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Sep 18, 2008
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 19, 2008
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed).

Sep 24, 2008
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 8, 2008
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2606”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (7D, 3R, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Sep 24, 2008 7:13 p.m.
Passed 418/2

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