Summary: H.R.3702 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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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.