H.R. 533 (106th): Disaster Mitigation Act of 1999


Feb 3, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 3, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sherwood “Sherry” Boehlert

Representative for New York's 23rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 3, 1999
Length: 32 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize programs for predisaster mitigation, to streamline the administration of disaster relief, to control the Federal costs of disaster assistance, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/3/1999--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Predisaster Hazard Mitigation Title II: Streamlining and Cost Reduction Title III: Miscellaneous Disaster Mitigation Act of 1999TitleI - Predisaster Hazard MitigationAmends the Robert T. Stafford ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 3, 1999

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 533”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3869 (105th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 25, 1998

H.R. 707 (Related)
Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 2000

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