H.R. 1702 (111th): Shelter, Land, and Urban Management (SLUM) Assistance Act of 2009

Introduced:
Mar 25, 2009 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Bradley “Brad” Miller
Representative for North Carolina's 13th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Mar 25, 2009
Length
13 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 2180 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 14, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on March 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Mar 25, 2009
Referred to Committee Mar 25, 2009
 
Full Title

To authorize assistance for affordable housing and sustainable urban development in developing countries, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
25 cosponsors (24D, 1R) (show)
Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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3/25/2009--Introduced.
Shelter, Land, and Urban Management (SLUM) Assistance Act of 2009 - Directs the President, through the Secretary of State and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), to develop a strategy to provide affordable housing and sustainable urban development in developing countries.
Authorizes the President to provide technical assistance and financial support to developing countries for: (1) basic shelter and affordable housing, particularly for residents of impoverished urban areas; (2) safe water, sanitation, and solid waste removal services; (3) real property use and ownership rights; and (4) governmental urban planning.

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