Federal - HR 1256

First Responder Fair RETIRE Act

Introduced

February 14, 2019

Description

A bill to permit disabled law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, firefighters, air traffic controllers, nuclear materials couriers, and others to receive retirement benefits in the same manner as if they had not been disabled.

Our Position

Support

Commentary

FMA supports this bill providing disabled first responders to receive their proper retirement benefits.

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 30

Latest Actions See More/Less

  • July 20, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Foster, (D-Ill.)
  • June 4, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Schrier, (D-Wash.)
  • Jan. 16, 2020 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Smith, C. (R-N.J.)
  • Oct. 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • Sept. 19, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bacon, (R-Neb.)
  • July 10, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Amodei, (R-Nev.)
  • June 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Torres Small, (D-N.M.)Wexton, (D-Va.)
  • May 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Cardenas, (D-Calif.)McBath, (D-Ga.)Riggleman, (R-Va.)
  • May 16, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Mast, (R-Fla.)
  • May 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Cook, (R-Calif.)Gallego, (D-Ariz.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
  • May 9, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Harder, (D-Calif.)
  • May 8, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)
  • May 1, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cole, (R-Okla.)
  • April 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lujan, B.R. (D-N.M.)
  • March 21, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Aguilar, (D-Calif.)Haaland, (D-N.M.)
  • March 14, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kim, (D-N.J.)
  • March 13, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Brindisi, (D-N.Y.)Pappas, (D-N.H.)
    Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Turner, (R-Ohio)
  • March 5, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brownley, (D-Calif.)
  • Feb. 19, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Fitzpatrick, (R-Pa.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 2

    King, P. (R-N.Y.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)
  • Feb. 14, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: House Foreign Affairs, House Oversight and Reform, House Select Intelligence.Congressional Record p. H2031