H.R. 1679 requires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to ensure its ongoing efforts to modernize its grant management system, provide secure online access to applicants, and include robust accessibility and transparency measures. Specifically, FEMA’s modernization efforts shall include an online interface where applicants can complete forms, submit materials and access the status of applications, as well as include mechanisms ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Mar 22, 2017
Passed House on May 2, 2017
This bill passed in the House on May 2, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 3, 2017
Length: 3 pages
H.R. 1679 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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