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H.R. 2199 (113th): Flood Insurance Implementation Reform Act of 2013

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To delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Cedric Richmond

Sponsor. Representative for Louisiana's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
Length: 6 pages
May 23, 2013
113th Congress (2013–2015)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


35 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 12 Republicans)


Position statements

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

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May 23, 2013

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H.R. 2199 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2199. This is the one from the 113th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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