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H.R. 1951: Increase Federal Disaster Cost Share Act of 2021


The text of the bill below is as of Apr 6, 2022 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 213

117th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 1951

[Report No. 117–289]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16, 2021

(for himself, Mr. DeFazio, Mr. Bera, Mr. Carbajal, Mr. Costa, Mr. DeSaulnier, Ms. Eshoo, Mr. Garamendi, Mr. Huffman, Mr. Khanna, Mr. LaMalfa, Ms. Lee of California, Ms. Lofgren, Mrs. Napolitano, Mr. Lowenthal, Ms. Norton, Mr. Panetta, Ms. Roybal-Allard, and Ms. Speier) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

April 6, 2022

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on March 12, 2021


A BILL

To increase the Federal share provided under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act for a certain time frame during fiscal year 2020.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Increase Federal Disaster Cost Share Act of 2021.

2.

Increase of federal share

Notwithstanding sections 403(b), 403(c)(4), 404(a), 406(b), 408(d), 408(g)(2), 428(e)(2)(B), and 503(a) of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act 10 (42 U.S.C. 5121 et seq.), for any major disaster declared by the President under such Act during the period beginning on January 1, 2020, and ending on December 31, 2020, the Federal share of assistance provided under such sections shall be not less than 90 percent of the eligible cost of such assistance.

Amend the title so as to read: A bill to increase the Federal share provided under the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act for a certain time frame during 2020. .

April 6, 2022

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed