Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Passed Senate without amendment (09/13/2016)

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

Honors the 12 Louisiana citizens and 1 Texas citizen who lost their lives in the August 2016 flooding. Extends condolences and prayers to the families of the victims and to all affected individuals in the communities of the flooded parishes.

Recognizes the law enforcement officers, first responders, and volunteers who have demonstrated tremendous resolve throughout the recovery.

Commends the individuals working to care and provide for the injured and displaced.

Applauds the support, assistance, and aid provided by people across the United States.

Pledges to continue to work together to support Louisiana in its time of need.