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S. 1571: National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2017

A bill to reauthorize the National Flood Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

The federal budget process occurs in two stages: appropriations, which set overall spending limits by agency or program, and authorizations, which direct how federal funds should (or should not) be used. Appropriation and authorization provisions are typically made for single fiscal years. A reauthorization bill like this one renews the authorizations of an expiring law.

Sponsor and status

Michael Crapo

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 17, 2017
Length: 49 pages

Jul 17, 2017


Introduced on Jul 17, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on July 17, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


19% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jul 17, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

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Passed Senate (House next)

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 1571 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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