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S.RES.259: A resolution designating September 2013 as "Campus Fire Safety Month".

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about education
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Sponsor Susan Collins, R-Maine
Total Cosponsors 2 (All Democrats)
Introduced Sept. 25, 2013
Latest Major Action Sept. 25, 2013
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Bill Summary

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Designates September 2013 as Campus Fire Safety Month.

Encourages administrators of institutions of higher education and municipalities to: (1) provide fire safety educational programs to all college students; (2) evaluate the level of fire safety being provided in both on-campus and off-campus student housing; and (3) ensure fire-safe living environments through fire safety education, the installation of fire suppression and detection systems, and the development and enforcement of applicable codes.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Sept. 25, 2013 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR 9/24/2013 S6901; text as passed Senate: CR 9/24/2013 S6894)