To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 6 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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35 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 12 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Cedric Richmond Responds to FEMA Flood Rate Announcement”
— Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA2, 2011-2021] (Sponsor) on Sep 4, 2013
“Trabajando Para Bajar Costo de Seguro de Inundaciones, Ros-Lehtinen Co-Patrocina Proyecto de Ley Para Suspender Aumentos en Programa de Seguro de Inundación”
— Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen [R-FL27, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 1, 2013
“Waters Applauds Passage of Bipartisan Amendment to Delay Flood Insurance Rate Increases”
— Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 6, 2013
May 23, 2013
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H.R. 2199 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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