S.1451 - Benjamin Franklin Memorial Fire Service Bill of Rights Act102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 07/11/1991)|
|Committees:||Senate - Commerce, Science, and Transportation|
|Latest Action:||07/11/1991 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1451 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/11/1991)
Benjamin Franklin Memorial Fire Service Bill of Rights Act - Title I: Minting of Benjamin Franklin National Memorial Commemorative Coin - Benjamin Franklin National Memorial Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to issue: (1) five dollar gold coins emblematic of Benjamin Franklin's contributions to the advancement of science; (2) one dollar silver coins emblematic of Benjamin Franklin's contributions to the American Fire Service. Sets forth sale and issuance guidelines, including a general waiver of procurement regulations and surcharge distributions.
Title II: Fire Service Bill of Rights - Fire Service Bill of Rights Act - Amends the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 to set forth a fire service bill of rights, including the right of responding fire services to: (1) know the kind of danger presented by hazardous materials they face in emergency responses; and (2) be fully informed of infectious diseases their members face during the course of life safety activities. Declares that the bill of rights does not create any private right of action.