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Committee on Transportation and InfrastructureEconomic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency ManagementIntroducedJune 26th, 2009
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To provide additional housing assistance for certain individuals and households adversely affected by a major disaster.
Applies to any individual or household adversely affected by a major disaster that occurred on or after January 1, 2006, the provision of the Post-Katrina Emergency Management Reform Act of 2006 that eliminates the maximum limit on financial assistance, adjusted for inflation, of: (1) $5,000 for repair of owner-occupied private residences, utilities, and residential infrastructure damaged by a major disaster; and (2) $10,000 for replacement of owner-occupied private residences damaged by a major disaster.