H.R.2908 - Tornado Family Safety Act of 2013113th Congress (2013-2014)
Text: H.R.2908 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
There is one version of the bill.
Introduced in House (08/01/2013)
[Congressional Bills 113th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 2908 Introduced in House (IH)] 113th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 2908 To amend the Small Business Act to allow the use of physical damage disaster loans for the construction of safe rooms. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES August 1, 2013 Mr. Cole introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Small Business _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend the Small Business Act to allow the use of physical damage disaster loans for the construction of safe rooms. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Tornado Family Safety Act of 2013''. SEC. 2. USE OF PHYSICAL DAMAGE DISASTER LOANS. Section 7(b)(1)(A) of the Small Business Act (15 U.S.C. 636(b)(1)(A)) is amended-- (1) by striking ``the Administration may increase'' and inserting ``the Administration may, subject to section 18(a), increase''; and (2) by striking ``and modifying structures'' and inserting ``, and modifying structures (including construction of a safe room or similar storm shelter designed to protect property and occupants from tornadoes or other natural disasters)''.