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H.R. 1558: Repeatedly Flooded Communities Preparation Act

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To amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to ensure community accountability for areas repetitively damaged by floods, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Edward “Ed” Royce

Sponsor. Representative for California's 39th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 15, 2017
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Mar 16, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Jun 21, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on June 21, 2017.

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Coalition to Reduce Spending: The Coalition to Reduce Spending supports the package of bills to reform and reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program: H.R. 1422, H.R. 1558, H.R. 2246, H.R. 2565, H.R. 2868, H.R. 2875 and H.R. 2874. While CBO estimates some costs for several ...

History

Mar 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 15, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Passed House

 
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Signed by the President

H.R. 1558 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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