H.R. 6762 (110th): Homeowners Insurance and Mitigation Assistance Act of 2008


Jul 31, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bennie Thompson

Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 31, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit against tax for increased homeowners insurance premiums suffered by certain coastal homeowners subject to increased risk from hurricane events, and for homeowner mitigation expenditures for natural catastrophic events.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/2008--Introduced.Homeowners Insurance and Mitigation Assistance Act of 2008 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow tax credits for:(1) 50% of the increases in homeowners insurance premiums for taxpayers whose ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6762”). 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

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3427 (Related)
Coastal Homeowners Assistance Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2008

S. 2327 (Related)
Homeowners Insurance Assistance Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 8, 2007

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