H.R. 592 (113th): Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013

Introduced:

Feb 8, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 13, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Christopher “Chris” Smith

Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Mar 13, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to clarify that houses of worship are eligible for certain disaster relief and emergency assistance on terms equal to other eligible private nonprofit facilities, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Read CRS Summary >

History

Feb 8, 2013
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 13, 2013
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This page is about 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.

Links & tools

Primary Source

Congress.gov

Congress.gov is updated generally one day after events occur. Legislative activity since the last update may not be reflected on GovTrack. Data via congress project.

Citation

Click a format for a citation suggestion: