H.R. 4992 (111th): First Responders Protection Act of 2010


Apr 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Zach Wamp

Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To require employers of first responders to pay for certain judgments against, and other costs incurred by, those first responders that arise out of their conduct in the course of official duty.

Summary (CRS)

4/13/2010--Introduced.First Responders Protection Act of 2010 - Requires each employer of a law enforcement officer, firefighter, or emergency medical services provider to pay for any liability (including litigation costs related ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4992”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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