H.R.1746 - Predisaster Hazard Mitigation Act of 2010111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] (Introduced 03/26/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Transportation and Infrastructure | Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 111-83|
|Latest Action:||01/04/2011 Became Public Law No: 111-351. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There has been 1 roll call vote|
This bill has the status Became Law
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- Passed House
- Passed Senate
- Resolving Differences
- To President
- Became Law
Summary: H.R.1746 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate amended (12/20/2010)
Predisaster Hazard Mitigation Act of 2010 - Amends the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to: (1) increase the amount guaranteed to each state under the predisaster hazard mitigation program to $575,000; (2) require the President to award financial assistance under the program on a competitive basis; (3) eliminate the current termination date for such program (September 30, 2010); and (4) authorize appropriations for the program through FY2013.
Prohibits the use of program funds for congressionally directed spending.
Directs the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to submit to Congress a certification regarding whether all financial assistance under the program was awarded in accordance with such Act.