House Bill 6943
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Public Safety Officer Support Act of 2022
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Passed House on May 18, 2022
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 7, 2022
Latest Action
May 19, 2022
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
6943
Congress
117
Policy Area
Crime and Law Enforcement
Crime and Law Enforcement
Primary focus of measure is criminal offenses, investigation and prosecution, procedure and sentencing; corrections and imprisonment; juvenile crime; law enforcement administration. Measures concerning terrorism may fall under Emergency Management or International Affairs policy areas.
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House Votes (2)
Senate Votes (0)
Passed
May 19, 2022
Type
Final Passage Under Suspension Of The Rules Results
House Roll Call Votes
Summary

Public Safety Officer Support Act of 2022

This bill extends death and disability benefits under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB) to certain public safety officers and survivors of public safety officers who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder or acute stress disorder following a stressful situation while on duty. The PSOB program provides death, disability, and education benefits to public safety officers and survivors of public safety officers who are killed or injured in the line of duty.

Text (4)
May 19, 2022
May 18, 2022
May 18, 2022
March 7, 2022
Actions (15)
05/19/2022
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
05/18/2022
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
05/18/2022
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays (2/3 required): 402 - 17 (Roll No. 223).
05/18/2022
Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays (2/3 required): 402 - 17 (Roll No. 223).
05/18/2022
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5167-5168)
05/18/2022
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
05/18/2022
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6943.
05/18/2022
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5120-5123; text: CR H5120-5121)
05/18/2022
Mr. Cohen moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
05/18/2022
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 252.
05/18/2022
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 117-335.
05/11/2022
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
05/11/2022
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
03/07/2022
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
03/07/2022
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Created
Mar 8, 2022 8:12:12 AM
Record Updated
Jun 30, 2022 3:41:19 AM