H.R. 5825 (111th): Multi-State Disaster Relief Act


Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 27, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.


Baron Hill

Representative for Indiana's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To review, update, and revise the factors to measure the severity, magnitude, and impact of a disaster and to evaluate the need for assistance to individuals and households.

Summary (CRS)

7/27/2010--Passed House without amendment.Multi-State Disaster Relief Act - Directs the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in cooperation with representatives of state and local emergency management agencies, to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 22, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 27, 2010
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5825”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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