H.R. 1348 (112th): Fire Police Fairness Act


Apr 4, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Courtney

Representative for Connecticut's 2nd congressional district



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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to extend public safety officers' death benefits to fire police officers.

Summary (CRS)

4/4/2011--Introduced.Fire Police Fairness Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to include a fire police officer as a public safety officer for purposes of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 4, 2011

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. 1348”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (17D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 1828 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 6, 2013

S. 1315 (Related)
Fire Police Fairness Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 30, 2011

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