HR 1066

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1066

To amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to create a presumption that a disability or death of a Federal employee in fire protection activities caused by any of certain diseases is the result of the performance of such employee's duty.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 14, 2011

Mrs. CAPPS (for herself and Mr. PLATTS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend chapter 81 of title 5, United States Code, to create a presumption that a disability or death of a Federal employee in fire protection activities caused by any of certain diseases is the result of the performance of such employee's duty.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. CERTAIN DISEASES PRESUMED TO BE WORK-RELATED CAUSE OF DISABILITY OR DEATH FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES IN FIRE PROTECTION ACTIVITIES.

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