All Information (Except Text) for S.3033 - COUNT Victims Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA] (Introduced 06/07/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/07/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Short Titles as Introduced
COUNT Victims Act
Counting Our Unexpected Natural Tragedies' Victims Act of 2018
Actions Overview (1)
|06/07/2018||Introduced in Senate|
06/07/2018 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|06/07/2018||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
06/07/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
|Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Nelson, Bill [D-FL]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten E. [D-NY]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Carper, Thomas R. [D-DE]*||06/07/2018|
|Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA]||06/11/2018|
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|Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs||06/07/2018||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (06/07/2018)
Counting Our Unexpected Natural Tragedies' Victims Act of 2018 or the COUNT Victims Act
This bill directs the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to contract with the National Academy of Medicine to conduct a study of matters concerning best practices in mortality counts as a result of a major disaster. A report on the study must be completed and transmitted to FEMA within two years after the contract date of September 30, 2018.
The study shall address approaches to quantifying mortality and significant morbidity among populations affected by major disasters and shall include best practices and policy recommendations.