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H.R. 2242: To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include certain services in the definition of critical services, and for other purposes.

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Jenniffer González-Colón

Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2019
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 10, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 19, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 19, 2019.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Avanzan proyectos en el Congreso sobre titularidad de vivienda durante desastres y para ampliar elegibilidad de fondos
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Feb 26, 2020

Comit aprueba proyecto de la comisionada residente para mejorar respuesta federal a desastres
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR0] (Sponsor) on Sep 20, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2242 will add $1.7 billion in new spending through 2030.

History

Apr 10, 2019
 
Introduced

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Sep 19, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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