H.R.471: Federal Firefighter Pay Equity Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Gerald E. Connolly, D-Va.
Total Cosponsors 4 (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Introduced Feb. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 4, 2013
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Bill Summary

Federal Firefighter Pay Equity Act - Includes in the determination of a federal firefighter's average pay for purposes of computing retirement and annuity benefits one-half of a firefighter's basic hourly rate times the number of overtime hours included in such firefighter's regular tour of duty for a year.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.