H.R. 5407 (97th): A bill to amend the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 for the purpose of providing insurance with respect to damage caused by flood-related landslides.

Introduced:
Feb 02, 1982 (97th Congress, 1981–1982)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
John Burton
Representative for California's 5th congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 2, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 02, 1982
Referred to Committee Feb 02, 1982
 
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Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
Committees

House Financial Services

Housing and Insurance

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2/2/1982--Introduced.
Amends the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 to include insurance coverage for damage caused by flood-related landslides.
Directs the Federal Insurance Administrator, within one year of enactment of this Act, to report to Congress on the feasibility of insuring property which is located outside of, but on the same real estate lot as, a currently insured residential structure.
Directs the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to pay to any person who, during a specified period prior to enactment of this Act, incurred property damage caused by a flood-related landslide.
Provides that such amount equal the amount payable if such damage had been covered by such insurance.
Authorizes appropriations.

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