Summary: S.1632 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate without amendment (12/13/2001)

Amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to: (1) extend for FY 2002 the deadline for submission of State recommendations of local governments to receive financial and technical assistance for cost-effective pre-disaster hazard mitigation measures that are designed to reduce injuries, loss of life, and damage and destruction of property; and (2) authorize the President to provide additional assistance for the repair of owner-occupied private residences, utilities, and residential infrastructure damaged by a major disaster to individuals and households that are unable to complete such repairs through the use of insurance proceeds, loans, or other means, including assistance from the Small Business Administration.