Summary: S.1708 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate without amendment (01/26/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Emergency Lease Requirements Act of 2005 - Amends federal law concerning public buildings to revise requirements relating to the authority of the Administrator of General Services to enter into emergency leases during major disasters and other emergencies. Extends from 180 days to five years the maximum term of an emergency lease without specific congressional approval of the lease prospectus.