To authorize the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to waive certain debts owed to the United States related to disaster assistance distributed to individuals and households in error, and for other purposes.
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Feb 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2015
Length: 5 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5770 (113th).
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1860.
H.R. 797 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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