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house Bill H.R. 3176

Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017

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Title

Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017

Official Title

To prohibit the Federal Emergency Management Agency from recouping certain assistance, and for other purposes.

Summary

Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill prohibits the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from taking any action to recoup major disaster assistance from a recipient that received such assistance more than three years before FEMA first provided such recipient written notification of an intent to recoup it unless there is evidence of fraud.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
    IntroducedJuly 11th, 2017

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