Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed House without amendment (06/21/2005)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Supports: (1) initiatives developed by the Firefighter Life Safety Summit and the mission of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and the United States Fire Administration to reduce firefighter fatalities and injuries; and (2) the goals of the national "stand down" called by fire organizations beginning on June 21, 2005, and encourages all fire departments to participate in this effort.

Encourages implementation of the new "Everyone Goes Home" campaign to make firefighter safety a national priority.