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Gov. Signs HB 580
June 19, 2009

Gov. Nixon signs House Bill 580 into law in Kansas City on June 19 as local emergency personnel look on. This bill created a benefit for the families of emergency personnel, such as firefighters and police officers, killed in the line of duty in Missouri. Emergency personnel have some of the most dangerous jobs in the state. This bill honors and respects their legacies and sacrifices for the public good by providing financial aid to their families in a time of great need.download

Gov. Signs HB 580