H.R. 2582 (112th): Homeowners’ Defense Act of 2011


Jul 19, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 19, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Frederica Wilson

Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2011
Length: 37 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To ensure the availability and affordability of homeowners' insurance coverage for catastrophic events.

Summary (CRS)

7/19/2011--Introduced.Homeowners' Defense Act of 2011 - Establishes the National Catastrophe Risk Consortium as a nonprofit, nonfederal entity to:(1) maintain an inventory of catastrophe risk obligations held by state reinsurance funds, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 19, 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. 2582”). 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. 737 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 2013

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