S. 3589 (109th): Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006


Jun 28, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Shelby

Senator from Alabama



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2006
Length: 54 pages

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H.R. 4973 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 27, 2006

About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968, to restore the financial solvency of the flood insurance fund, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/28/2006--Reported to Senate without amendment.Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2006 - Section4 - Amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (Act) to require the Director of the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 25, 2006
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.

Jun 28, 2006

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3589”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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Related Bills

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H.R. 4973 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 27, 2006

H.R. 4320 (Related)
National Flood Insurance Program Commitment to Policyholders and Reform Act of 2005

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2005

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