US HB1122 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 12 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-12 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
Pending: Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019 This bill authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to implement a mobility demonstration program to enable public housing agencies (PHAs) to administer housing-choice rental-assistance vouchers in a manner designed to (1) encourage low-income families receiving such assistance to move to lower-poverty areas, and (2) expand access to opportunity areas. HUD shall require PHAs applying to participate in the program to submit a specified Regional Housing Mobility Plan.

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Title

Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019

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Roll Calls

2019-03-11 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill RC# 119 (Y: 387 N: 22 NV: 22 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-12SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
2019-03-11HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-03-11HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 22 (Roll no. 119). (text: CR H2618-2619)
2019-03-11HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2626-2627)
2019-03-11HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2019-03-11HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1122.
2019-03-11HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2618-2620)
2019-03-11HouseMs. Waters moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-02-08HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
2019-02-08HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB291 (Related) 2019-01-31 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
HB648 (Related) 2019-01-28 - Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 16.
HJR31 (Related) 2019-02-15 - Became Public Law No: 116-6.

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