A bill to prohibit recipients of disaster recovery relief assistance from the Department of Housing and Urban Development from penalizing applicants that declined assistance from the Small Business Administration.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for Florida. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 13, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on December 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Rubio, Kennedy, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Simplify Disaster Assistance for Hurricane Victims”
— Sen. Marco Rubio [R-FL] (Sponsor) on Dec 14, 2017
Dec 13, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Sep 26, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2575.
S. 2226 (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. 2226. 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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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