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S. 1521: A bill 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.

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Joshua Hawley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Missouri. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
May 16, 2019
Status

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 639: 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 ...
Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 22, 2019. (compare text)
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3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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History

May 16, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 19, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 22, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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S. 1521 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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