About the bill
The House Amendment to S. 1182 extends the National Flood Insurance Program, which is set to expire July 31, 2018, through November 30, 2018. This amendment does not include any reforms to the program; it is only a short-term extension.
The NFIP was originally set to expire on September 30, 2017. On September 8, 2017, Congress passed a short-term extension set to expire on December 8, 2017.
Recognizing the program is broken and in need of repair, Congressman Sean Duffy (R-WI) introduced the 21st Century Flood Reform Act (H.R. 2874), a collection of seven bills approved by the House Financial Services Committee that would reauthorize the NFIP for five years, introduce private market competition, and provide programmatic reforms to help policyholders.
In the wake of massive storms, including hurricanes Harvey, …
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Indiana. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 31, 2018
Length: 1 page
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Babin Votes to Extend Flood Insurance Program”
— Rep. Brian Babin [R-TX36] on Jul 25, 2018
S. 1182 (115th) was 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1182. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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National Flood Insurance Program Extension Act of 2018, Pub. L. No. 115-225, S. 1182, 115th Cong..
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