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Disaster Assistance Simplification Act

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A bill to prohibit recipients of disaster recovery relief assistance from the Department of Housing and Urban Development from penalizing applicants that declined assistance from the Small Business Administration.

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09/26/2019Introduced in Senate

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09/26/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Scott, Rick [R-FL]* 09/26/2019
Sen. Kennedy, John [R-LA]* 09/26/2019
Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX]* 09/26/2019
Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]* 09/26/2019

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Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs09/26/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (09/26/2019)

Disaster Assistance Simplification Act

This bill addresses the interaction of disaster recovery relief assistance provided by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Small Business Administration (SBA).

Specifically, the bill prohibits HUD and recipients of HUD disaster relief grants from (1) considering whether an applicant for assistance rejected a separate disaster loan from the SBA, or (2) reducing the amount of assistance by the amount of a rejected SBA loan.