H.R. 2228, the Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, June 12, 2002 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

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  • United States. -- Coast Guard -- Appropriations and expenditures,
  • Family services -- United States,
  • Marine accidents -- United States,
  • Search and rescue operations -- United States

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Other titlesHR 2228, the Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act, Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act
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Paginationv, 41 p. ;
Number of Pages41
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Hearing on Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act The Subcommittee on Coast Guard and on the Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act of (H.R. The opening of a domestic port or waterway after a natural or human caused disaster is a complex challenge with a wide range of variables and coordination needs.

Many This Maritime Emergency Response Guide (MERG) is the result of a collaborative • Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (Stafford Act). • Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act of • Foreign Air Carrier Family Support Act of Criteria for accident to qualify as “legislated” • Occurred in US or territories • Major loss of life • DOT Certificate of Public Convenience &.

Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act of SEC. SHORT TITLE. This title may be cited as the ``Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act of ''. [[Page STAT.

]] SEC. ASSISTANCE BY NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD TO FAMILIES OF PASSENGERS INVOLVED IN AIRCRAFT ACCIDENTS. The Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act (ADFAA), enacted inis designed to provide support for the families of victims of commercial airline crashes occurring in the United National The Maritime Disaster Family Assistance Act book Safety Board (NTSB), the government agency charged with investigating all domestic civil aviation crashes, was charged with executing the ADFAA, in response to which it issued.

The Federal Disaster Relief Act of (P.L. ) The Federal Disaster Relief Act established much of the framework through which disaster policy is carried out in the United States. The Federal Disaster Relief Act provided an orderly, ongoing continued means of federal assistance to states and localities to alleviate suffering and damage.

AVIATION DISASTER FAMILY ASSISTANCE ACT OF TITLE VII—FAMILY ASSISTANCE _____ The Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, to whom was referred the bill (H.R. ) to amend ti United States Code, to require the National Transportation Safety Board and individual air carriers to take actions to.

* Resources for Recent Disasters * To find shelter in your area, go to the Emergency Shelter page. For the disasters below, you can find links to information and resources on each disaster page. Puerto Rico Severe Storm and Flooding (DR) Louisiana Hurricane Delta (DR) California Wildfires (DR) Florida Hurricane Sally (DR).

th Congress Report HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 2d Session _____ AVIATION DISASTER FAMILY ASSISTANCE ACT OF _____ Septem Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed _____ Mr. Shuster, from the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, submitted the following R E P O R T [To accompany H.R.

H.R. (th) was a bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the th Congress, which met from Jan 7, to Dec 9, Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books. Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (P.L.as amended, Stafford Act) also sets restrictions to flood disaster assistance, stating that notwithstanding any other provision of law, no federal disaster relief assistance made available in a flood disaster area may be used to make a.

and of such Act (7 U.S.C.): Provided further, That such amount is designated by the Congress as being for an emergency requirement pursuant to section (b)(2)(A)(i) of the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, Jan.

29, [H.R. Disaster Assistance Act [7 MIRC Ch] MARSHALL ISLANDS REVISED CODE TITLE 7 PUBLIC HEALTH SAFETY AND WELFARE CHAPTER DISASTER ASSISTANCE ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS Section § Short title. § Effect. § Interpretation. § Powers of the Cabinet.

§ Declaration of state of disaster. Text for H.R - th Congress (): Domestic Maritime Centers of Excellence Act of Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act. Enacted inthe Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act was drafted based on direct input from families affected by past airliner crashes, including ValuJet Flight and TWA Flight The purpose of the Act was to correct recurring organizational and other problems that followed mass air disasters.

• P.L. (H.R. ), the Federal Judiciary Emergency Special Sessions Act of ; • P.L. (H.R. ), the Student Grant Hurricane and Disaster Relief Act; and • Sections of P.L.

(H.R. ), the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year Most of these statutes contain relatively few changes. 6 The Foreign Air Carrier Family Assistance Act was enacted on Decem The crash of Korean Airline Flight occurred on August 6, 7 Compare 49 U.S.C.

Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act. The Aviation Disaster Family Assistance Act of (ADFAA) was enacted in to provide information, services and support to families of passengers involved in commercial aviation accidents (both domestic and international) occurring within the U.S., its territories, and territorial seas.

(2) A description of the flood insurance purchase requirements set forth in section (b) of the Flood Disaster Protection Act ofas amended (42 U.S.C. a(b)); (3) A statement, where applicable, that flood insurance coverage is available from private insurance companies that issue standard flood insurance policies on behalf of the.

Text for H.R - th Congress (): Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Act, IIB. th CONGRESS. 1st Session. IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES. J Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

AN ACT. To direct the Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency to provide technical assistance to common interest communities regarding eligibility for disaster assistance.

H.R. (th). To amend the U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act,to extend the date for which livestock assistance is available for losses due to a disaster.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. The Agricultural Act of indefinitely extended the following four disaster programs that were previously authorized by the Farm Bill. The programs are made retroactive to Oct. 1, To be eligible for disaster assistance programs under the Farm Bill, producers are no longer required to purchase crop insurance or NAP coverage.

(a) Purpose. This section prescribes the policy to be followed by the Federal Government or any other organization when implementing section of the Stafford Act for Presidentially-declared emergencies and major disasters declared on or before Octo (Note that the reference to section of the Stafford Act refers to prior legislation amended by the Disaster Mitigation Act ).

To help family members and loved ones cope with the unknown, the waiting, and the realities of a train accident, the federal government passed the Rail Passenger Disaster Family Assistance Act (RPDFAA) of The Act was designed to provide assistance to the families of victims of railway accidents.

An overview is below. Jul 8, H.R. (93rd). An Act to amend the Foreign Assistance Act of to authorize appropriations to provide disaster and other relief to Pakistan, Nicaragua, and the drought-stricken nations of Africa, and for other purposes. Ina database of bills. Title II: Disaster Preparedness and Mitigation Assistance - Amends the Robert T.

Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to direct the President to publish rules to require States, communities, or other applicants to protect property through self- insurance or adequate mitigation measures if the appropriate State insurance.

Mississippi, to act as the Active component’s on-scene commander. S Active-Duty personnel eventually assisted with relief-and-recovery operations in Mississippi and Louisiana. At the same time, all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 3 territories sent approximat National.Text for H.R - th Congress (): Maritime Industries Relief Act of H.R.

would require the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide technical assistance to community, homeowner, and similar associations.

FEMA would be required to help such associations take actions after a disaster that would make them eligible to receive reimbursement from entities that receive FEMA grants.