H.R. 476 (111th): Veterans, Women, Families with Children, and Persons With Disabilities Housing Fairness Act of 2010


Jan 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Al Green

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2010
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To authorize funds to prevent housing discrimination through the use of nationwide testing, to increase funds for the Fair Housing Initiatives Program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Instructs the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to conduct, and report to Congress on, a nationwide testing program to:(1) detect and document differences in the treatment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 13, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 28, 2010
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 476”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


69 cosponsors (68D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

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