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Disaster Assistance Equity Act (H.R. 5298)

CAI supports the Disaster Assistance Equity Act​ (H.R. 5298​) because it:

  • Allows FEMA's Public Assistance Program to reimburse costs related to disaster debris removal from community association roads and waterways.
  • Allows FEMA's Individuals and Households Assistance Program to provide assistance to condominium unit homeowners for critical common element repairs after a natural disaster. ​
Disaster Assistance Equity Act Sponsor: Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY)

Original Co-sponsors:

​Rep. David Rouzer (R-NC)
Rep. John Garamendi (D-CA)
Rep. Andrew Garbarino (R-NY)
Rep. Nancy Mace (​R-SC)
Rep. Paul Ruiz (D-CA)
Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) 
​Rep. D​ebbie Was​serman Schultz (D-FL)


​Additional Co-sponsors:

​Rep. Gra​ce Meng (D-NY)
​Rep. Thomas Suozzi (D-NY)
Rep. ​​​​Matt Cartwright (D-PA)




Click here​ to download a PDF of the Disaster Assistance Equity Act of 2021 (H.R. 5298​

View the press release​.