H.R. 1675: National Landslide Preparedness Act
Author's Summary: To establish a national program to identify and reduce losses from landslide hazards, to establish a national 3D Elevation Program, and for other purposes.
IB Summary: Inspired by the Oso landslide in 2014, this bill is all the more relevant after the devastating landslides in Montecito. The USGS already operates the 3D Elevation Program (https://nationalmap.gov/3DEP/).
Status: Passed committee on 12/13/17.
Other: Co-sponsored by Jared Polis and Scott Tipton