H.R. 1471 (114th): FEMA Disaster Assistance Reform Act of 2015

To reauthorize the programs and activities of the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 19, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 29, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

S. 2971: National Urban Search and Rescue Response System Act of 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Lou Barletta

Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 1, 2016
Length: 41 pages

History

Mar 19, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 15, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Apr 15, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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Feb 29, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Feb 29, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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H.R. 1471 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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