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HB 255: Volunteer Rural Firefighting


Volunteer Rural Firefighting; Authorizes Division of State Fire Marshal to award Volunteer Rural Firefighter Certificate of Completion; authorizes division to establish courses & course examinations for certificate; provides requirements for issuance & retention of certificate; specifies circumstances under which fire service provider may retain services of volunteer firefighter; requires fire service provider to notify division regarding decision to retain or not retain volunteer rural firefighter.

Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/29/2015 House • Filed
10/7/2015 House • Referred to Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; Local Government Affairs Subcommittee; Regulatory Affairs Committee -HJ 25
1/12/2016 House • Introduced -HJ 25
3/11/2016 House • Died in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee