To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to enhance existing programs providing mitigation assistance by encouraging States to adopt and actively enforce State building codes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 25th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: May 8, 2013
Length: 9 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 8, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Diaz-Balart and Sires Reintroduce Safe Building Codes Incentive Act”
— Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart [R-FL25] (Sponsor) on May 10, 2013
“Diaz-Balart and Sires Reintroduce Safe Building Code Incentive Act”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] (Co-sponsor) on May 10, 2013
May 21, 2009
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2592 (111th).
Jun 1, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2069 (112th).
May 8, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Apr 13, 2015
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1748 (114th).
H.R. 1878 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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