S. 3544 (114th): Wildland Firefighter Retirement and Disability Compensation Benefits Act of 2016

A bill to amend title 5, United States Code, to ensure that certain firefighters retain retirement benefits while injured or disabled, and for other purposes.

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Dec 9, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 9, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve Daines

Junior Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2016
Length: 5 pages


Dec 9, 2016

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S. 3544 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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