H.R. 791 (111th): First Responder Funding Modernization Act of 2009


Feb 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Anthony Weiner

Representative for New York's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit the Department of Homeland Security from limiting the amount of Urban Area Security Initiative or State Homeland Security Grant Program grant funds that may be used to pay salaries or overtime pay of law enforcement officials engaged in antiterrorism activities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/2/2009--Introduced.First Responder Funding Modernization Act of 2009 - Prohibits the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from limiting the amount of grant funds provided under the Urban Area Security Initiative or ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 2, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 791”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 2979 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 10, 2007

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