To amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to reauthorize the Act, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 17, 2008
Length: 104 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 2, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
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6 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 3 Republicans)
Sep 29, 2008
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Oct 2, 2008
Passed House (Senate next)
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Apr 2, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1877 (111th).
H.R. 7221 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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