H.R. 2919 (112th): Community Shelter Protection Act of 2011


Sep 14, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Spencer Bachus III

Representative for Alabama's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 20, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

To eliminate the reimbursement requirement for certain tornado shelters constructed with Federal assistance, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Community Shelter Protection Act of 2011 - Prohibits the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from requiring an educational institution (elementary or secondary school that is provided FEMA assistance under the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 14, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 13, 2011
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2919”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (7R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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