S. 1798 (113th): Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act

Introduced:

Dec 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Mark Warner
Senator from Virginia
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2013
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure that emergency services volunteers are not counted as full-time employees under the shared responsibility requirements contained in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 3685 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 10, 2013

H.R. 3979 (Related)
Carl Levin and Howard P. "Buck" McKeon National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year ...

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2014

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 1798” 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.

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History

Introduced
Dec 10, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (22D, 10R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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