- EnactedJanuary 29th, 2013The President signed this bill into law
- The senate Passed January 28th, 2013Roll Call Vote 62 Yea / 36 Nay
- The house Passed January 16th, 2013Roll Call Vote 241 Yea / 180 Nay
Committee on AppropriationsCommittee on the BudgetIntroducedJanuary 4th, 2013
- house Committees
What is House Bill H.R. 152?
Provides $17 billion in immediate support for the families and communities impacted by Hurricane Sandy. The remaining $33 billion aids with the repair of roads and bridges (~$20 billion), the Department of Homeland Security's Disaster Relief Fund (~$6.5 billion) and funds for the Army Corps of Engineers (~$4 billion). The bill also prohibits the federal government from acquiring new lands with the fund. This bill was signed into law by President Obama in January 2013.
Cost of House Bill H.R. 152