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Think Different About Emergencies Act (HR 6249)

  • 1.  Think Different About Emergencies Act (HR 6249)

    Posted 11-14-2023 21:02
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    On November 15, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is scheduled  to mark-up HR 6249, the Think Differently About Emergencies Act."  The bill, sponsored by Rep. Marc Molinaro (NY-19-R), would require FEMA to report on the assistance and resources provided to individuals with disabilities (and their families) impacted by major disasters.  Members of IAEM's Access and Whole Community Inclusion Caucus provided feedback on the bill during the drafting process.

    The bill language is attached.

    Click here to stream the mark-up which starts at 10:00 ET on Wednesday, November 15.

    Thad Huguley
    Government Affairs Director
    Falls Church VA
    (615) 870-9316


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