S. 1152, The Wildland Firefighter Safety Act of 2007
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S. 1152 would promote wildland firefighter safety.
Wildland Firefighter Safety Act of 2007 - Directs the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Directors of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), and the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), and the Secretary of Agriculture, acting through the Chief of the Forest Service, (the Secretaries) to jointly submit annual reports to Congress on the wildland firefighter safety practices of the Secretaries, including training programs and activities for wildland fire suppression, prescribed burning, and wildland fire use.
Status of the Legislation
Latest Major Action: 6/26/2007: Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 229.
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