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Jul 11, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on July 11, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2006
Length: 233 pages
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish a Directorate of Emergency Management, to prevent waste, fraud, and abuse in the Directorate, to codify certain existing functions of the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.
7/11/2006--Introduced.Foundations for Emergency Management Act or the FEMA Act - Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to provide for the establishment within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) of ... Read more >
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Last Action: Jul 25, 2006
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Last Action: May 17, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5759 — 109th Congress: FEMA Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5759
“H.R. 5759 — 109th Congress: FEMA Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5759>
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