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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Reforming Disaster Recovery Act of 2019

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Reforming Disaster Recovery Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide disaster assistance to States, Puerto Rico, units of general local government, and Indian tribes under a community development block grant disaster recovery program, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
11/18/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 290 - 118 (Roll no. 625).(text: CR H8914-8917)
07/11/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (13)

Date Chamber All Actions
11/19/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
11/18/2019-6:59pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
11/18/2019-6:59pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 290 - 118 (Roll no. 625). (text: CR H8914-8917)
11/18/2019-6:31pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H8939-8940)
11/18/2019-5:04pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
11/18/2019-4:17pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 3702.
11/18/2019-4:17pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8914-8926)
11/18/2019-4:17pmHouseMr. Green, Al (TX) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
07/16/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 58 - 0.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
07/16/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
07/11/2019HouseReferred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
07/11/2019HouseReferred to the Committee on Financial Services, and in addition to the Committee on Appropriations, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
07/11/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (16)


Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Financial Services07/11/2019 Referred to
07/16/2019 Markup by
House Appropriations07/11/2019 Referred to
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs11/19/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (11/18/2019)

Reforming Disaster Recovery Act of 2019

This bill provides statutory authority for certain procedures related to the Community Development Block Grant - Disaster Recovery (CDBR-DR) Program and adds new program requirements, including with respect to coordination of benefits, precertification for grant assistance, and allocation of grant funds. Additionally, the bill expands CDBG-DR assistance to Puerto Rico.

Finally, the bill establishes the Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery Reserve Fund.