To establish the Federal Emergency Management Agency as a cabinet-level independent agency in the executive branch, and for other purposes.
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Feb 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 5, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010
Length: 52 pages
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H.R. 1174 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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