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S. 924 - Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2013

Emergency management. 113th Congress (2013-2014) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to enhance existing programs providing mitigation assistance by encouraging States to adopt and actively enforce State building codes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2013

S. 924 — 113th Congress (2013–2014)

Summary
A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to enhance existing programs providing mitigation assistance by encouraging States to adopt and actively enforce State building codes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to enhance existing programs providing mitigation assistance by encouraging States to adopt and actively enforce State building codes, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2013
  • Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2013
Sponsor
Robert Menendez
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Emergency management
  • Building construction
  • Disaster relief and insurance
  • Emergency planning and evacuation
  • State and local government operations
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced5/09/2013
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced5/09/2013
5/09/2013Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
5/09/2013Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

32 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Safe Building Code Incentive Act of 2013

32 organizations supported this bill

Allstate Insurance
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
American Institute of Architects
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
American Insurance Association
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
American Society of Civil Engineers
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
BuildStrong Coalition
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Congressional Fire Services Institute
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Farmers Insurance Group
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Financial Services Roundtable
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Hartford Financial Services Group
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Institute for Business and Home Safety
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
International Association of Fire Chiefs
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
International Code Council
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Liberty Mutual Group
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
MetLife
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Association of Professional Insurance Agents
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Association of State Fire Marshals
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Concrete Masonry Association
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Council of Structural Engineers Association
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Fire Protection Association
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
national institute of building sciences
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
National Ready Mixed Concrete Association
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
neighborworks
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Property Casualty Insurers Association of America
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Reinsurance Association of America
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
State Farm Insurance
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
Travelers
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.
USAA
BuildStrong Coalition (2013, December 12). BuildStrong Coalition Applauds Federal Insurance Office Report for Focusing on the Importance of Building Codes to Save Lives and Reduce the Cost of Property Damage. Retrieved April 9, 2015, from BuildStrong Coalition.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 113th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2009 – December 31, 2014.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$252,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$351,042$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$141,374$0
John BarrassoRWY$194,708$0
Max BaucusDMT$322,925$0
Mark BegichDAK$245,850$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$474,649$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$193,475$0
Roy BluntRMO$614,726$0
John BoozmanRAR$131,962$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$349,583$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$517,058$0
Richard BurrRNC$421,568$0
Maria CantwellDWA$121,279$0
Ben CardinDMD$376,492$0
Tom CarperDDE$412,550$0
Bob CaseyDPA$393,536$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$103,600$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$227,878$0
Tom CoburnROK$98,450$0
William Thad CochranRMS$205,875$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$280,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$214,575$0
Bob CorkerRTN$659,283$0
John CornynRTX$664,228$0
William M. CowanDMA$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$434,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$343,950$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$286,850$0
Dick DurbinDIL$281,350$0
Mike EnziRWY$190,200$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$180,372$0
Deb FischerRNE$210,400$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$205,066$0
Al FrankenDMN$146,771$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,054,327$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$234,803$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$352,052$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$349,174$0
Tom HarkinDIA$52,900$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$572,457$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$91,400$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$107,681$0
Dean HellerRNV$414,185$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$166,970$0
John HoevenRND$216,320$0
Jim InhofeROK$190,110$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$415,824$0
Mike JohannsRNE$46,950$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$262,757$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$218,100$0
Tim KaineDVA$266,594$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$74,250$0
Mark KirkRIL$708,681$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$201,054$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$509,252$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$13,250$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$59,900$0
Mike LeeRUT$67,600$0
Carl LevinDMI$1,000$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$298,554$0
John McCainRAZ$184,450$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$329,598$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,291,426$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$769,850$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$187,050$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$112,415$0
Jerry MoranRKS$280,549$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$90,116$0
Chris MurphyDCT$557,787$0
Patty MurrayDWA$357,422$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$429,008$0
Rand PaulRKY$195,950$0
Rob PortmanROH$1,455,543$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$205,300$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$230,050$0
Harry ReidDNV$738,083$0
Jim RischRID$90,800$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$442,339$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$28,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$654,870$0
Bernie SandersIVT$34,300$0
Brian SchatzDHI$187,675$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$989,628$0
Tim ScottRSC$524,475$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$62,150$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$149,950$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$463,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$310,968$0
Jon TesterDMT$453,060$0
John ThuneRSD$451,386$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$934,208$0
Mark UdallDCO$228,850$0
Tom UdallDNM$120,215$0
David VitterRLA$461,425$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$616,619$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$311,046$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$157,341$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$245,558$0
Ron WydenDOR$414,900$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$252,050$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$351,042$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$141,374$0
John BarrassoRWY$194,708$0
Max BaucusDMT$322,925$0
Mark BegichDAK$245,850$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$474,649$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$193,475$0
Roy BluntRMO$614,726$0
John BoozmanRAR$131,962$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$349,583$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$517,058$0
Richard BurrRNC$421,568$0
Maria CantwellDWA$121,279$0
Ben CardinDMD$376,492$0
Tom CarperDDE$412,550$0
Bob CaseyDPA$393,536$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$103,600$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$227,878$0
Tom CoburnROK$98,450$0
William Thad CochranRMS$205,875$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$280,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$214,575$0
Bob CorkerRTN$659,283$0
John CornynRTX$664,228$0
William M. CowanDMA$0$0
Mike CrapoRID$434,000$0
Ted CruzRTX$343,950$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$286,850$0
Dick DurbinDIL$281,350$0
Mike EnziRWY$190,200$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$180,372$0
Deb FischerRNE$210,400$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$205,066$0
Al FrankenDMN$146,771$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,054,327$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$234,803$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$352,052$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$349,174$0
Tom HarkinDIA$52,900$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$572,457$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$91,400$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$107,681$0
Dean HellerRNV$414,185$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$166,970$0
John HoevenRND$216,320$0
Jim InhofeROK$190,110$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$415,824$0
Mike JohannsRNE$46,950$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$262,757$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$218,100$0
Tim KaineDVA$266,594$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$74,250$0
Mark KirkRIL$708,681$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$201,054$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$509,252$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$13,250$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$59,900$0
Mike LeeRUT$67,600$0
Carl LevinDMI$1,000$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$298,554$0
John McCainRAZ$184,450$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$329,598$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,291,426$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$769,850$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$187,050$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$112,415$0
Jerry MoranRKS$280,549$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$90,116$0
Chris MurphyDCT$557,787$0
Patty MurrayDWA$357,422$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$429,008$0
Rand PaulRKY$195,950$0
Rob PortmanROH$1,455,543$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$205,300$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$230,050$0
Harry ReidDNV$738,083$0
Jim RischRID$90,800$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$442,339$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$28,500$0
Marco RubioRFL$654,870$0
Bernie SandersIVT$34,300$0
Brian SchatzDHI$187,675$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$989,628$0
Tim ScottRSC$524,475$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$62,150$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$149,950$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$463,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$310,968$0
Jon TesterDMT$453,060$0
John ThuneRSD$451,386$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$934,208$0
Mark UdallDCO$228,850$0
Tom UdallDNM$120,215$0
David VitterRLA$461,425$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$616,619$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$311,046$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$157,341$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$245,558$0
Ron WydenDOR$414,900$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Insurance companies, brokers & agents$9,869,640
Life insurance$6,290,972
Finance, Insurance & Real Estate$4,359,498
Engineering, architecture & construction mgmt svcs$3,494,147
Property & casualty insurance$3,098,198
Stone, clay, glass & concrete products$2,018,967
Services$1,521,088
Architectural services$1,284,015
Police & firefighters unions & associations$585,050
Health & welfare policy$362,505
Construction & Public Works$59,000

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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