To protect National Flood Insurance Program policyholders from unreasonable premium rates and to require the Program to consider the unique characteristics of urban properties, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2017
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on June 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Reps. Maloney and Zeldin Announce Committee Passage of Bill to Protect New York City and Long Island Flood Insurance Policyholders, Especially Targeted to Those Who Invest in Mitigation Activities”
— Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 15, 2017
“Congressman Lynch's Lunch Bucket Bulletin - 6/19/17”
— Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA8] on Jun 19, 2017
What stakeholders are saying
Jun 8, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 15, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Jul 11, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 2868 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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