Bill Summaries: H 363 THE GABE TORRES ACT.

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  • Summary date: Mar 14 2023 - View Summary

    Amends the definitions provisions of the Public Safety Employees’ Death Benefits Act (GS 143-166.2) to have official duties include duties performed by an individual while they are en route to, engaged in, or returning from duty or training. (Currently, just returning from training.)

    Effective retroactively as of January 1, 2022, and applies to applicable deaths of covered persons occurring on or after that date when the covered person was en route to, engaged in or returning from duty at the time of the covered person’s death.