H.R.2755 - Public Safety Officers Educational Assistance Act of 1998105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1] (Introduced 10/28/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/18/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime. (All Actions)|
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Introduced in House (10/28/1997)
[Congressional Bills 105th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 2755 Introduced in House (IH)] 105th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 2755 To provide financial assistance for higher education to the dependents of Federal, State, and local public safety officers who are killed or permanently and totally disabled as the result of a traumatic injury sustained in the line of duty. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES October 28, 1997 Mr. Stupak (for himself and Mr. Ramstad) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To provide financial assistance for higher education to the dependents of Federal, State, and local public safety officers who are killed or permanently and totally disabled as the result of a traumatic injury sustained in the line of duty. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Public Safety Officers Educational Assistance Act of 1998''. SEC. 2. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR HIGHER EDUCATION TO DEPENDENTS OF PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS KILLED OR PERMANENTLY AND TOTALLY DISABLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY. Part L of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 (42 U.S.C. 3796 et seq.) is amended-- (1) in the heading for subpart 2, by striking ``Civilian Federal Law Enforcement'' and inserting ``Public Safety''; (2) in section 1211(l), by striking ``civilian Federal law enforcement'' and inserting ``public safety''; (3) in section 1212(a)(1)(A), by striking ``Federal law enforcement'' and inserting ``public safety''; (4) in section 1216(a), by inserting ``and each dependent of a public safety officer killed in the line of duty on or after October 1, 1997,'' after ``1992,''. (5) in section 1217-- (A) by striking paragraph (2); and (B) by redesignating paragraphs (3) and (4) as (2) and (3), respectively. <all>