S.2695 - Christopher Kangas Fallen Firefighter Apprentice Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Specter, Arlen [R-PA] (Introduced 07/20/2004)|
|Latest Action:||07/21/2004 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 657. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2695 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/20/2004)
Christopher Kangas Fallen Firefighter Apprentice Act - Amends the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to expand the definition of "firefighter" for purposes of death benefit provisions to include fire department members regardless of age, status as an apprentice or trainee, or related duty restrictions. Makes this Act applicable to deaths and injuries which occur on or after May 4, 2002.