H.R. 2592 (111th): Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2009


May 21, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 21, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mario Diaz-Balart

Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 21, 2009
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to enhance existing programs providing mitigation assistance by encouraging States to adopt and actively enforce State building codes, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/21/2009--Introduced.Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2009 - Amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize the President to increase the maximum total of contributions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 21, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2592”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2069 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 1, 2011

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