A bill to require the Director of the Office of Personnel Management to create a classification that more accurately reflects the vital role of wildland firefighters.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Montana. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Apr 26, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Apr 26, 2017
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S. 949 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Wildland Firefighter Recognition Act, S. 949, 115th Cong. (2017).
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