H.R. 4690 (111th): Livable Communities Act of 2010


Feb 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Ed Perlmutter

Representative for Colorado's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 25, 2010
Length: 57 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To establish the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities, to establish the Interagency Council on Sustainable Communities, to establish a comprehensive planning grant program, to establish a sustainability challenge grant program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/25/2010--Introduced.Livable Communities Act of 2010 - Establishes in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) an Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities (OSHC).Establishes in the executive branch an independent ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 25, 2010

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. 4690”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


45 cosponsors (45D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 3325 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 2, 2011

S. 1619 (Related)
Livable Communities Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Aug 3, 2010

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