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H.R. 3459: To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to expand eligibility for individual and public assistance to certain areas and to include cumulative damage from multiple natural catastrophes in the definition of major disaster, and for other purposes.

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Introduced
May 21, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on May 21, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on May 21, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

Brian Babin

Representative for Texas's 36th congressional district

Republican

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Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

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History

May 21, 2021
 
Introduced

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H.R. 3459 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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