42 U.S. Code § 1856m - Definitions
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In this subchapter:
(1) Assume any and all liability
The term “assume any and all liability” means—
(A) the payment of—
(i) any judgment, settlement, fine, penalty, or cost assessment (including prevailing party legal fees) associated with the applicable litigation; and
(2) Federal firefighter
The term “Federal firefighter” means an individual furnished by the Secretary of Agriculture or the Secretary of the Interior under an agreement entered into under section 1856n of this title.
(3) Foreign fire organization
The term “foreign fire organization” means any foreign governmental, public, or private entity that has wildfire protection resources.
(4) Foreign firefighter
The term “foreign firefighter” means an individual furnished by a foreign fire organization under an agreement entered into under section 1856n of this title.
Source(Pub. L. 100–428, § 2, as added Pub. L. 112–74, div. E, title IV, § 411(2),Dec. 23, 2011, 125 Stat. 1039.)
A prior section 1856m,Pub. L. 100–428, § 2,Sept. 9, 1988, 102 Stat. 1615, related to definitions, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 112–74, div. E, title IV, § 411(2),Dec. 23, 2011, 125 Stat. 1039.
Short Title of 1989 Amendment
Pub. L. 101–11, § 1,Apr. 7, 1989, 103 Stat. 15, provided that: “This Act [repealing section 1856p of this title] may be cited as the ‘Wildfire Suppression Assistance Act’.”
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