Enacted — Signed by the President — Dec 19, 2014
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 2014.
Dec 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on December 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Virginia
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Last Updated: Dec 10, 2013
Length: 3 pages
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.
Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to provide that a qualified emergency services volunteer shall not be counted in determining the number of ... Read more >
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 10, 2013
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 2014
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1798 — 113th Congress: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s1798
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