Amendment maintains provisions enacted in FY 2009 and FY 2010 that allow fire departments to use grants to rehire laid-off firefighters and to prevent others from being laid off. The amendment also continues provisions that waive certain budgetary requirements local fire departments have to fulfill in order to receive a grant.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 514 printed in the Congressional Record to prohibit the use of funds to be used to enforce the requirements in - 1. section 34(a)(1)(A) of the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974.

House Amendment Code:

(A069)

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