To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide assistance for common interest communities, condominiums, and housing cooperatives damaged by a major disaster, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017
Length: 6 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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19 Cosponsors (10 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“ICYMI: Reps. Nadler and Sanford Introduce Disaster Assistance Equity Act”
— Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 17, 2017
Jul 13, 2017
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H.R. 3238 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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