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H.R. 5100 (101st): Homelessness Prevention and Community Revitalization Act of 1990

To combat homelessness through the establishment of housing-based family support centers, through the provision of housing-based services to elderly individuals and individuals with chronic and debilitating illnesses and conditions, through the provision of residence-based outpatient mental health services, through the use of grants for the improvement of community development corporations, and through the provision of comprehensive services to homeless veterans, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status


Jun 20, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 20, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joseph Kennedy II

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district



Jun 20, 1990

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H.R. 5100 (101st) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 101st Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1989 to Oct 28, 1990. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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