H.R.5697 - Federal Wildland Firefighter Classification Act109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Pombo, Richard W. [R-CA-11] (Introduced 06/28/2006)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/08/2006 Received in the Senate. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5697 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (12/07/2006)
Federal Wildland Firefighter Classification Act - Directs the Director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), in the administration of federal law governing the classification of certain positions in the federal government, to ensure that the official title assigned to any class or other category of positions that consists primarily or exclusively of forest technician positions, range technician positions, or any other category of positions the duties and responsibilities of which include significant wildland fire suppression activities shall include the designation of "Wildland Firefighter" or words to that effect.
Entitles an employee in an occupational series covering positions for which the primary duties are wildland firefighting, as determined by OPM, to the hazardous duty pay differential.