H.R. 1453 (112th): Flood Insurance Fairness Act of 2011


Apr 8, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 8, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maurice Hinchey

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 8, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To revise the National Flood Insurance Program to more fairly treat homeowners who purchase insurance under the program.

Summary (CRS)

4/8/2011--Introduced.Flood Insurance Fairness Act of 2011 - Amends the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 to delay, for certain areas not previously designated as having special flood hazards, the effective ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 8, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1453”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 5559 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 17, 2010

H.R. 1026 (Related)
Flood Insurance Reform Priorities Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2011

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