PRINTER'S NO. 1358
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
SENATE BILL
No.
932
Session of
2019
INTRODUCED BY BOSCOLA, BREWSTER, YUDICHAK, BROWNE, BAKER,
MARTIN, MASTRIANO, PHILLIPS-HILL, PITTMAN AND J. WARD,
OCTOBER 31, 2019
REFERRED TO VETERANS AFFAIRS AND EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS,
OCTOBER 31, 2019
AN ACT
Amending Title 35 (Health and Safety) of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes, in volunteer firefighters, further
providing for definitions.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. The definition of "volunteer firefighters' relief
association" in section 7412 of Title 35 of the Pennsylvania
Consolidated Statutes is amended to read:
ยง 7412. Definitions.
The following words and phrases when used in this subchapter
shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the
context clearly indicates otherwise:
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"Volunteer firefighters' relief association." An
organization formed primarily to afford financial protection to
volunteer firefighters against the consequences of misfortune
suffered as a result of their participation in the fire service.
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The organization may contain within its membership the members
of one or more [fire companies] volunteer fire companies or fire
companies that are a combination of a volunteer fire company and
a paid fire company, and may serve secondary purposes, as set
forth in this subchapter, but only if adequate provisions have
been first made to serve the primary purpose.
Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.
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