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H.R.2555 Homeowners' Defense Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jul 13, 2010 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 306.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Financial Services

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  • 32% of users support H.R.2555

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    • On June 13, 2010, by klassylady25 - This should not be the next avenue of take over for the government!

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      As noted by klassylady25, a user on OpenCongress.org, on June 13, 2010, "This should not be the next avenue of take over for the government!"

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    • H.R.2555: Historic Homeownership Revitalization Act ... - OpenCongress - July 14, 2011 by opencongress.org - This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it. ... Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of thi

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      As noted by opencongress.org on July 14, 2011, "This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it. ... Or, if you know of a news article about this bill to display here, email us the web address of thi" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h2555/show)
    • #10 NFIP Extended After Multiple Hiccups - E&S/Specialty Markets ... - December 23, 2010 by National Underwriter Property & Casualty - Klein had been the lead sponsor of the Homeowners' Defense Act, H.R. 2555, which would have established a national catastrophe consortium and allowed the U.S. Treasury to make loans to state catastrophe funds. In the November elections, ...

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      As noted by National Underwriter Property & Casualty on December 23, 2010, "Klein had been the lead sponsor of the Homeowners' Defense Act, H.R. 2555, which would have established a national catastrophe consortium and allowed the U.S. Treasury to make loans to state catastrophe funds. In the November elections, ..." (http://www.property-casualty.com/Issues/2010/December-2027-2010/Pages/10-NFIP-Extended-After-Multiple-Hiccups.aspx)
    • Ex-homeland security deputy: yes to backstop. - November 17, 2010 by georgessigef - The report advocates the "integrated public-private partnership" described in HR 2555, a bill introduced by Rep. Ron Klein, D-Fla., that would establish the fired. Klein's bill aims to "ensure the availability and affordability of ...

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      As noted by georgessigef on November 17, 2010, "The report advocates the "integrated public-private partnership" described in HR 2555, a bill introduced by Rep. Ron Klein, D-Fla., that would establish the fired. Klein's bill aims to "ensure the availability and affordability of ..." (http://georgessigef.livejournal.com/7343.html)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • America's Leading Disaster Experts Urge Action on National Catastrophe Backstop - July 01, 2009 by RedOrbit - ...M. Loy, co-chair of ProtectingAmerica.org. The field hearing of the Financial Institutions Committee was held to discuss H.R.2555, the Homeowners' Defense Act of 2009, sponsored by Rep. Ron Klein (FL-22). "The fact is that no part of this country is imm

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      As noted by RedOrbit on July 01, 2009, "...M. Loy, co-chair of ProtectingAmerica.org. The field hearing of the Financial Institutions Committee was held to discuss H.R.2555, the Homeowners' Defense Act of 2009, sponsored by Rep. Ron Klein (FL-22). "The fact is that no part of this country is imm" (http://www.redorbit.com/news/technology/1715322/americas_leading_disaster_experts_urge_action_on_national_catastrophe_backstop/index.html?source=r_technology)
    • America's Leading Disaster Experts Urge Action on National Catastrophe Backstop - July 01, 2009 by Freshnews.com - ...M. Loy, co-chair of ProtectingAmerica.org. The field hearing of the Financial Institutions Committee was held to discuss H.R.2555, the Homeowners' Defense Act of 2009, sponsored by Rep. Ron Klein (FL-22). "The fact is that no part of this country is imm

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      As noted by Freshnews.com on July 01, 2009, "...M. Loy, co-chair of ProtectingAmerica.org. The field hearing of the Financial Institutions Committee was held to discuss H.R.2555, the Homeowners' Defense Act of 2009, sponsored by Rep. Ron Klein (FL-22). "The fact is that no part of this country is imm" (http://www.freshnews.com/news/177038/americas-leading-disaster-experts-urge-action-national-catastrophe-backstop)
    • New federal legislation would give South Florida homeowners an ... - May 20, 2009 by TCPalm - Tom Rooney, R-Tequesta, said the legislation (HR 2555), along with the Policy Holder Disaster Protection Act (HR 998) he introduced earlier this year, ...

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      As noted by TCPalm on May 20, 2009, "Tom Rooney, R-Tequesta, said the legislation (HR 2555), along with the Policy Holder Disaster Protection Act (HR 998) he introduced earlier this year, ..." (http://www.tcpalm.com/news/2009/may/21/new-federal-legislation-would-give-south-florida-h/)
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