H. R. 639
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 17, 2019
Mrs. Hartzler introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To amend section 327 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to clarify that National Urban Search and Rescue Response System task forces may include Federal employees.
Federal employees and National Urban Search and Rescue Response System task forces
Section 327 of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5165f) is amended by adding at the end the following:
Nothing in this section shall be construed to mean that a task force may not include Federal employees. In the case of a Federal employee detailed to a task force, the sponsoring agency shall enter into an agreement with the relevant employing Federal agency.