H.R. 2897 (108th): Bringing America Home Act


Jul 25, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Julia Carson

Representative for Indiana's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2003
Length: 276 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To end homelessness in the United States.

Summary (CRS)

7/25/2003--Introduced.Bringing America Home Act - Recognizes housing as a basic human right, and declares Congress' goal to end homelessness in the Unites States.Amends the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 25, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2897”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


56 cosponsors (54D, 1P, 1I) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 4347 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 16, 2005

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