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S.1926: A bill to delay the implementation of certain provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012 and to reform the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor Robert Menendez, D-N.J.
Total Cosponsors 28 (20 Democrats, 8 Republicans)
Introduced Jan. 14, 2014
Latest Major Action Jan. 31, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the Senate   
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  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Title I: Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act - Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 - (Sec. 103) Prohibits the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) from implementing during a specified six-month period a requirement of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1968 (NFIA) that would: (1) increase flood insurance risk premium rates to reflect the current risk of flood for property located in specified areas subject to a certain mandatory premium adjustment, or (2) a prohibition against extending subsidies for property not insured by the flood insurance program as of July 6, 2012 (the date of enactment of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012), or any policy that has lapsed because the property was no longer being required to retain coverage (Pre-Flood Insurance Rate Map or pre-FIRM properties).

(A pre-FIRM property contains a structure neither constructed nor substantially improved after the later of Decembe...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Jan. 31, 2014 Held at the desk.
Jan. 31, 2014 Received in the House.
Jan. 30, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Jan. 30, 2014

Passed Senate with amendments by Yea-Nay Vote. 67 - 32. Record Vote Number: 19. (text: CR S619-626)

Jan. 30, 2014 Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S613-619, S619-627)
Jan. 29, 2014

Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to the measure agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 64 - 35. Record Vote Number: 15.

Jan. 29, 2014 Motion to waive all applicable budgetary discipline with respect to the measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S573, S588)
Jan. 29, 2014 Point of order that the measure violates the Congressional Budget Act raised in Senate.
Jan. 29, 2014 Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S565-593)
Jan. 29, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Jan. 29, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S565)
Jan. 28, 2014 Motion to proceed to measure considered in Senate. (consideration: CR S495-505, S505-516)
Jan. 27, 2014

Cloture on the motion to proceed to the measure invoked in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 86 - 13. Record Vote Number: 14. (consideration: CR S478-479)

Jan. 27, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S467-481)
Jan. 16, 2014 Cloture motion on the motion to proceed to the bill presented in Senate. (consideration: CR S432; text: CR S432)
Jan. 16, 2014 Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (consideration: CR S383-385, S425-432)
Jan. 15, 2014 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 294.
Jan. 14, 2014 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.