About the bill
- Full Title
A bill 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.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 1998
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 30, 2000
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7 cosponsors (5R, 2D) (show)(joined Oct 5, 1999)(joined Oct 5, 1999)(joined Apr 13, 2000)(joined May 1, 2000)(joined May 1, 2000)(joined May 11, 2000)(joined May 11, 2000)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1691 — 106th Congress: Disaster Mitigation Act of 1999. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1691
“S. 1691 — 106th Congress: Disaster Mitigation Act of 1999.” www.GovTrack.us. 1999. May 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/s1691>
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