To rename the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act as the "McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act".
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 29th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 18, 2000
Length: 1 page
106th Congress (1999–2000)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 30, 2000
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 30, 2000.
90 Cosponsors (57 Democrats, 32 Republicans, 1 Independent)
Oct 6, 2000
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Oct 11, 2000
Passed House (Senate next)
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Oct 13, 2000
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Oct 30, 2000
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 5417 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, Pub. L. No. 106-400, H.R. 5417, 106th Cong. (2000).
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