S.1681 - A bill to provide for reimbursement of communities for purchases of supplies distributed to Katrina Survivors.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hutchison, Kay Bailey [R-TX] (Introduced 09/12/2005)|
|Latest Action:||09/13/2005 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 206. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1681 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (09/12/2005)
Directs the President to reimburse a community for each purchase of supplies (such as food, personal hygiene products, linens, and clothing) equal to 100% of the amount expended for the purchase.
Makes reimbursement available only for supplies purchased with taxpayer dollars which would otherwise be eligible for reimbursement if purchased by a Katrina Survivor. Prohibits reimbursement for any supplies purchased with funds from a charitable contribution.