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H.R. 4056: Disaster Insurance Risk Equality Act

To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act and other laws to return primary responsibility for disaster relief to the States, to establish a private corporation to insure States against risks and costs of disasters otherwise borne by the States, and to provide for reimbursable Federal assistance to States for activities in response to disasters, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Ron Kind

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2017
Length: 47 pages

Oct 12, 2017


Introduced on Oct 12, 2017

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Oct 12, 2017

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H.R. 4056 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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