To amend the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 to extend the provision of assistance for critical services with respect to certain disasters, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for the Virgin Islands. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 9, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
9 Cosponsors (8 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“congresswoman stacey e. Plaskett introduces h.r. 5756, the resiliency enhancement act of 2020, to improve resiliency as the virgin islands rebuilds”
— Rep. Stacey Plaskett [D-VI] (Sponsor) on Feb 13, 2020
“Avanzan proyectos en el Congreso sobre titularidad de vivienda durante desastres y para ampliar elegibilidad de fondos”
— Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2020
Feb 5, 2020
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Feb 26, 2020
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Dec 9, 2020
Reported by House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
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Mar 18, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2053 (117th).
Feb 14, 2023
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1027.
H.R. 5756 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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