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H.R. 2874: 21st Century Flood Reform Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2874 reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for five years, introduces private market competition, and provides programmatic reform to help policyholders. An amendment in the nature of a substitute combines the amended text of H.R. 2874 with six additional Financial Services Committee reported NFIP bills: H.R. 1422H.R. 1558H.R. 2246H.R. 2565H.R. 2868, and H.R. 2875. High level provisions of the bill include:

  • Reauthorizes the NFIP for 5 years
  • Gives property owners more flexibility by ensuring there is ...

Sponsor and status

Sean Duffy

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2017
Length: 156 pages
Introduced:

Jun 12, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 14, 2017

This bill passed in the House on November 14, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

60% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jun 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jun 15, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 11, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Nov 10, 2017
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Nov 13, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Rules

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Nov 14, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2874 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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