Homestead Exemption for Disabled First Responders (Watch)

Homestead Exemption for Disabled First Responders (Watch)

SB 1284 (Simmons) revises the definition of the term “first responder” to include law enforcement officers, correctional officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians or paramedics whose injuries are certified by their employing organizations to be caused by service in the line of duty on September 11, 2001, while responding to the terrorist attacks in New York City. (Hughes)