H.R. 3815: To repeal the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012.

Jan 07, 2014
Referred to Committee on Jan 07, 2014
7% chance of being enacted
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Jan 07, 2014
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Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by the President
Tom Marino
Representative for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district
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Jan 07, 2014
2 pages

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15% chance of getting past committee.
7% chance of being enacted.

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Repeals the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012, but retains, until September 30, 2017, the financing of the National Flood Insurance Program.

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