H.R. 4947 (114th): Natural Disaster Reinsurance Act of 2016

To establish a program to provide reinsurance for State natural catastrophe insurance programs to help the United States better prepare for and protect its citizens against the ravages of natural catastrophes, to encourage and promote mitigation and prevention for, and recovery and rebuilding from such catastrophes, and to better assist in the financial recovery from such catastrophes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Apr 14, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

David Jolly

Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2016
Length: 47 pages

History

Apr 14, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 4947 (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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