H.R. 365 (94th): Firefighters Benefits Act

Introduced:

Jan 14, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on April 30, 1976 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Joshua Eilberg

Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968, as amended, to provide benefits to survivors to certain firefighters who die in the performance of duty.

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History

Jan 14, 1975
 
Introduced

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Apr 30, 1976
 
Passed House

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Details

Cosponsors
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H.Res. 1155 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Apr 30, 1976

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