S. 1696 (112th): Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvements Act of 2011


Oct 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 4018 (Related)
Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvements Act of 2012

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 27, 2012

H.R. 1668 (Related)
Danny McIntosh Emergency Medical Service Providers Protection Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 2, 2011

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1696” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 12, 2011


8 cosponsors (7D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no votes related to this bill.

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