HR1678: To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act concerning the statute of limitations for actions to recover disaster or emergency assistance payments, and for other purposes.

By | December 6, 2017
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Prohibits administrative action to recover payments made to state and local governments for disaster relief or emergency assistance after more than three years since the payments were made.

Official Summary

Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by President
Became Public Law


Amended in committee.


Original sponsor: Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21]

Cosponsors: Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-11], Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18], Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24]


Passed House:

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