Legislative Objectives and Agenda:
Long Range Goals (3-5 years)
18.8.2 Chapter 175, The Marvin B. Clayton Firefighters Pension Trust Fund Act
Support Legislation that will:
18.9.1 Support, endorse and promote NFPA 1710. Seek to introduce legislation that will adopt NFPA 1710 throughout the State of Florida.
18.9.2 Support legislation to mandate a minimum level of Fire/Rescue protection for Sea Ports throughout the State of Florida.
18.10 Firefighters’ Presumptions/Workers Compensation
18.10.1 Protect and improve the Firefighters Heart and Lung Law.
18.10.3 Support legislation for a presumptive cancer law.
18.10.4 Make Invasive Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus a presumptive category under State Law, and family members who acquire this pathogen, be afforded the same medical coverage afforded the member employee under the State Workers Compensation Law, and any legislation drafted, be known as the John (Rusty) Homolka MRSA BILL.
18.11 Consolidations, Merger, or Municipal Annexation
18.11.1 It shall be a goal of this organization to draft legislation and coordinate the lobbying effort to secure the following considerations of the appropriate sections of Florida Statutes during the Legislative Session:
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