About the bill
- Full Title
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.
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- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 5013 (Related)Disaster Recovery Personal Protection Act of 2006
Last Action: Jul 25, 2006H.R. 5351 (Related)National Emergency Management Reform and Enhancement Act of 2006
Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 17, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. May 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5759>
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