S. 3423 (95th): Disaster Relief Amendments


Aug 16, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 16, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward Brooke III

Senator from Massachusetts


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Disaster Relief Act of 1974 and the Small Business Act to increase disaster relief assistance, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/16/1978--Introduced.Disaster Relief Amendments - Amends the Small Business Act to cancel $5,000 of the principal of a loan made in connection with the snow storms in Massachusetts on February 6 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Aug 16, 1978

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3423”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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