Vote — Feb 10, 2016 5:33 p.m.
GovTrack Insider, our Kickstarter-backed work to summarize bills in Congress, has resumed. Here’s what we’ve been up to:
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.
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. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/94/hr365>
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