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H.R. 4460 (115th): Disaster Recovery Reform Act

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To improve the provision of disaster and mitigation assistance to eligible individuals and households and to eligible State, local, Tribal, and territorial governments and certain private nonprofit organizations, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Lou Barletta

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2018
Length: 54 pages
Introduced
Nov 28, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Major Savings from Barletta Disaster Bill Backed By Recent Study
    — Rep. Lou Barletta [R-PA11, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Jan 12, 2018

Graves-authored FEMA reform legislation draws unanimous House Committee approval on Capitol Hill
    — Rep. Garret Graves [R-LA6] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 2, 2017

E&E News: Senate quietly sends 'historic' FEMA reforms to Trump
    — Rep. Dina Titus [D-NV1] on Oct 5, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 4460 will add $4.1 billion in new spending through 2027.

History

Nov 28, 2017
 
Introduced

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Nov 30, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 21, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

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H.R. 4460 (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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