HB 249

  • Delaware House Bill
  • 151st General Assembly (2021-2022)
  • Introduced in House Jun 24, 2021
  • Passed House Jun 24, 2021
  • Passed Senate Jun 30, 2021
  • Signed by Governor Sep 17, 2021

An Act To Amend Titles 14 And 16 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Volunteer Firefighter Tuition Reimbursement.

Abstract

This Act creates a tuition reimbursement program for volunteer firefighters, similar to already existing programs for law enforcement officers and National Guard members. Pursuant to this program, active volunteer firefighters may be reimbursed for tuition for 2 undergraduate level courses or one masters level course per semester at any Delaware college or university. The State Fire Prevention Commission is charged with promulgating rules and regulations and administering the program.

Bill Sponsors (31)

Ernesto B. Lopez

     
Cosponsor

Votes


Jun 30, 2021

Jun 24, 2021

Actions


Sep 17, 2021

Office of the Governor

Signed by Governor

Jun 30, 2021

Senate

Passed By Senate. Votes: 21 YES

Jun 29, 2021

Senate

Reported Out of Committee (Education) in Senate with 3 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Education

Jun 24, 2021

House

Passed By House. Votes: 39 YES 2 ABSENT

Senate

Assigned to Education Committee in Senate

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee
Education

Jun 23, 2021

House

Reported Out of Committee (Appropriations) in House with 4 Favorable, 1 On Its Merits

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Appropriations

House

Assigned to Appropriations Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee
Appropriations

Jun 22, 2021

House

Reported Out of Committee (Public Safety & Homeland Security) in House with 5 Favorable, 3 On Its Merits

  • Committee-Passage
  • Committee-Passage-Favorable
Public Safety & Homeland Security

Jun 17, 2021

House

Introduced and Assigned to Public Safety & Homeland Security Committee in House

  • Introduction
  • Referral-Committee
Public Safety & Homeland Security

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