H.R.41 - Hurricane Sandy relief bill

To temporarily increase the borrowing authority of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for carrying out the National Flood Insurance Program. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To temporarily increase the borrowing authority of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for carrying out the National Flood Insurance Program. as introduced.
  • Popular: Hurricane Sandy relief bill as .

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01/06/13
 

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Representative

Scott Garrett

R-NJ

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Latest Vote

Result: Passed - January 04, 2013

Roll call number 7 in the House

Question: On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 41 To temporarily increase the borrowing authority of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for carrying out the National Flood Insurance Program

 

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Emergency appropriations for FEMA in support of the National Flood Insurance Program in response to Hurricane Sandy.
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Official Summary

Amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to increase from $20.725 billion to $30.425 billion the total amount of notes and obligations (federal borrowing authority) which may be issued by the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), with the President's a

Official Summary

Amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to increase from $20.725 billion to $30.425 billion the total amount of notes and obligations (federal borrowing authority) which may be issued by the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), with the President's approval, for the National Flood Insurance program. Designates such increase as an emergency requirement under the the Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010.

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Organizations Supporting H.R.41

  • National Association of Professional Insurance Agents
  • Financial Services Roundtable

Organizations Opposing H.R.41

  • Club for Growth


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