FIRE Act Backs Two-Hatters

May 2004
Fire Chief;May2004, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p11
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Reports on the reactions to the Fire Act's provision that fire departments receiving grants under the law shall not discriminate or prohibit its members from engaging in volunteer activities in another jurisdiction during off-duty hours in the United States. National Volunteer Fire Council's support to the bill; International Association of Fire Fighters' decision not to support the bill; Differences between the fire act of the Senate and the House. INSET: Bill Proposes FIRE Act Changes.


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