Vote — Oct 5, 2015 5:32 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 69/21
Jan 14, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976
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.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 4th congressional district
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.
1/14/1975--Introduced.Firefighters Benefits Act - Provides death benefits of $50,000 to survivors of specified firefighters who die in the performance of duty, such payment to be made by the Law Enforcement ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1155 (94th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 365”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 365 — 94th Congress: Firefighters Benefits Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr365
“H.R. 365 — 94th Congress: Firefighters Benefits Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1975. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr365>
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