S. 385 (112th): Dale Long Emergency Medical Service Providers Protection Act


Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 17, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patrick Leahy

Senior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to include nonprofit and volunteer ground and air ambulance crew members and first responders for certain benefits.

Summary (CRS)

2/17/2011--Introduced.Dale Long Emergency Medical Service Providers Protection Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1986 to include within the definitions of "member of a rescue ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 17, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 385”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


6 cosponsors (4D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 1353 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Dec 3, 2009

S. 1696 (Related)
Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Improvements Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 12, 2011

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