Bill Text — May 7, 2013
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May 7, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on May 7, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 28th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 7, 2013
Length: 5 pages
To revise the process by which the Federal Emergency Management Agency evaluates a request for major disaster assistance, and for other purposes.
5/7/2013--Introduced.Disaster Declaration Improvement Act of 2013 - Directs the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to issue regulations to ensure that:(1) in any review of a request for ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1859 — 113th Congress: Disaster Declaration Improvement Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1859
“H.R. 1859 — 113th Congress: Disaster Declaration Improvement Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1859>
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