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S. 563 (115th): Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act

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A bill to amend the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 to require that certain buildings and personal property be covered by flood insurance, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Dean Heller

Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 8, 2017
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Mar 8, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Heller Urges Measures to Expand Access to Flood Insurance, Protect Nevada Taxpayers
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Apr 11, 2017

Hyde-Smith votes to extend national flood insurance program
    — Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith [R-MS] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 31, 2018

Heller, Tester Re-Introduce Bill to Increase Flood Insurance Options
    — Sen. Dean Heller [R-NV, 2011-2018] (Sponsor) on Mar 8, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Coalition to Reduce Spending The Coalition to Reduce Spending supports the Flood Insurance Market Parity and Modernization Act. The bill amends the Flood Disaster Protection Act of 1973 to require that certain buildings and personal property be covered by flood insurance. Requiring coverage to infrastructure ...

History

Mar 8, 2017
 
Introduced

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

S. 563 (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.

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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