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.

Introduced:
Jun 06, 2002 (107th Congress, 2001–2002)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Ronnie Shows
Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jun 06, 2002
Length
2 pages
 
Status

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

Progress
Introduced Jun 06, 2002
Referred to Committee Jun 06, 2002
 
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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 energy (cooling) assistance.

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