Rep. Garrett Introduces Bill to Temporarily Increase FEMA's Borrowing Authority for National Flood Insurance Program Implementation

Targeted News Service

by KAREN NARAG Targeted News Service

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7 -- Rep. Scott Garrett, R-Ill., has introduced legislation (H.R. 41) to "temporarily increase the borrowing authority of the Federal Emergency Management Agency for carrying out the National Flood Insurance Program."

The bill was introduced on Jan. 3 and has 19 co-sponsors. Co-sponsors include Reps. Christopher H. Smith, R-N.J., Rodney P. Frelinghuysen, R-N.J., Leonard Lance, R-N.J., Michael G. Grimm, R-N.Y., Richard L. Hanna, R-N.Y., Peter T. King, R-N.Y., Gregory W. Meeks, D-N.Y., Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y., Carolyn McCarthy, D-N.Y., Joseph Crowley, D-N.Y., Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., Robert E. Andrews, D-N.J., Jon Runyan, R-N.J., Frank A. LoBiondo, R-N.J., Grace Meng, D-N.Y., Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y., Bill Pascrell Jr., D-N.J., Paul Tonko, D-N.Y., and Timothy H. Bishop, D-N.Y.

The legislation was referred to the House Financial Services and Budget Committees.

The full text of the bill is available from the Library of Congress Thomas legislative web site. To access the bill, go to For more information about congressional legislation and services offered by Targeted News Service to track issues, key words or members of Congress who introduce or co-sponsor legislation, please contact [email protected] or call 703/304-1897.

For more information about Targeted News Service products and services, please contact: Myron Struck, editor, Targeted News Service, Springfield, Va., 703/304-1897; [email protected];

BRAMCO & Prudential: An Alliance For Life

61KarenNarag 0104-kn-1109991

Copyright:(c) 2013 Targeted News Service


  More Newswires

More Newswires >>
  Most Popular Newswires

More Popular Newswires >>
Hot Off the Wires  Hot off the Wires

More Hot News >>

insider icon Denotes premium content. Learn more about becoming an Insider here.
BRAMCO & Prudential: An Alliance For Life