Since 2013


Congressman Scott Peters

Representing the 52nd District of California

H.R. 4347 (116th) – PREPARE Act of 2019 (Cartwright)

Transportation and Infrastructure; Oversight and Reform 
Co-Sponsors: 12 – 6 Democrats, 6 Republicans                 

This bill will create an interagency council to improve the government’s preparation and response to extreme weather events. In doing so, agencies must consider extreme weather events in their planning in order to minimize future preparation and response costs. The council will also work closely with local and state stakeholders to help them formulate emergency plans related to their regional needs.
(Summary from Cartwright Press Release)

This bill addresses Green New Deal goals 2(A)p.7 to leverage funding to build resiliency against climate change-related disasters.

design and development of resilient infrastructure