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S.599 Federal Firefighters Fairness Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Sep 14, 2009 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 160.

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  • 38% of users oppose S.599

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    • S.599: Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Act - U.S. Congress ... - March 14, 2011 by opencongress.org - Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tim Johnson (D-SD) recently introduced Senate Bill S.599, the “Securing America's Future with Energy and Sustainable Technologies Act” or SAFESTA. This bill contains numerous amendments to existing ... Official gov

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    • Federal telework, hiring bills advance - May 19, 2009 by GovExec.com - In other business, the panel unanimously approved S. 599, which would presume the death or disability of a federal firefighter from certain medical causes ...

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      As noted by GovExec.com on May 19, 2009, "In other business, the panel unanimously approved S. 599, which would presume the death or disability of a federal firefighter from certain medical causes ..." (http://www.govexec.com/dailyfed/0509/052009p1.htm)
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