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H.R. 2246 (115th): Taxpayer Exposure Mitigation Act of 2017

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To repeal the mandatory flood insurance coverage requirement for commercial properties located in flood hazard areas and to provide for greater transfer of risk under the National Flood Insurance Program to private capital and reinsurance markets, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Blaine Luetkemeyer

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2017
Length: 18 pages
Introduced:

Apr 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2246 will add $415 million in new spending through 2027.
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

Apr 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 25, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 2246 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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