H.R.4548 - To amend the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 with respect to firefighter assistance.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Nick [R-MI-7] (Introduced 04/23/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Science|
|Latest Action:||10/02/2002 Committee Hearings Held.|
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Summary: H.R.4548 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Amends the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 with respect to competitive grants to fire departments by the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) U.S. Fire Administration. Adds protection of property to the list of grant purposes.
Introduced in House (04/23/2002)
Requires the grant administration office to require peer review of the grant recipient selection process.
Adds funding for training as a volunteer recruitment and retention incentive among the proper uses of grant funds.