H.R. 4947: 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

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 14, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 14, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

David Jolly

Representative for Florida's 13th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 14, 2016
Length: 47 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Apr 14, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4947 is 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.

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