H.R. 4898 (107th): To amend the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to address the needs of low-income households in States with high needs for cooling assistance, by adjusting a hold harmless provision.


Jun 6, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 6, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ronnie Shows

Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district



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Summary (CRS)

6/6/2002--Introduced.Amends the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to reduce from $1.975 billion to $1 billion the benchmark used to calculate the minimum State allotment percentage for low-income home ... Read more >

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Jun 6, 2002

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