H.R. 1769 (113th): Recognizing the National Benefits of Flood Protection Act of 2013


Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Cedric Richmond

Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve energy infrastructure resilience through federal water resource investments, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/26/2013--Introduced.Recognizing the National Benefits of Flood Protection Act of 2013 - Requires a feasibility study for a flood, hurricane, or storm damage reduction project to include calculations of the anticipated:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 26, 2013

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1769”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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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