A bill to ensure that certain communities may be granted exceptions for floodproofed residential basements for purposes of determining risk premium rates for flood insurance.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for North Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2013
Length: 3 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on October 29, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 29, 2013
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S. 1601 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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