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Sep 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 20, 2012
Length: 56 pages
To strengthen America's financial infrastructure, by requiring pre-funding for catastrophe losses using private insurance premium dollars to protect taxpayers from massive bailouts, and to provide dedicated funding from insurance premiums to improve catastrophe preparedness, loss prevention and mitigation, and to improve the availability and affordability of homeowners insurance coverage for catastrophic events, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6477 — 112th Congress: Taxpayer Protection Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6477
“H.R. 6477 — 112th Congress: Taxpayer Protection Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr6477>
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