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Mar 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 27, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2006
Length: 42 pages
To restore the financial solvency of the national flood insurance program, and for other purposes.
6/27/2006--Passed House amended.Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006 - Section3 - Instructs the Comptroller General to study and report to Congress on the status of the national flood ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 891 (109th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4973”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 4973 — 109th Congress: Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4973
“H.R. 4973 — 109th Congress: Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr4973>
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