H.Res.437 - To establish the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Dreier, David [R-CA-26] (Introduced 09/14/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Rules; House Administration|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 109-220|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/15/2005 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
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Summary: H.Res.437 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (09/15/2005)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Establishes the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina to conduct a full investigation, study, and report to the House on: (1) the development, coordination, and execution by local, state, and federal authorities of emergency response plans and other activities in preparation for Hurricane Katrina; and (2) the actual local, state, and federal government response to the Hurricane.
Directs the chairman of the select committee to consult with the chairman of a Senate committee conducting a parallel investigation and study about meeting jointly to receive testimony, the scheduling of hearings or issuance of subpoenas, and joint staff interviews of key witnesses.