TITLE

IAFC, NVFC urge action on Hometown Heroes Act

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Fire Chief;Jun2003, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the call for supportive action issued by the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) regarding the Hometown Heroes Survivors Benefits Act of 2003. Bill extending the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program to those who dies as a result of a heart attack or stroke within 24 hours of being on duty.
ACCESSION #
11473994

 

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