H.R. 5824 (111th): Transportation and Housing Affordability Transparency Act

To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish a process for incorporating transportation costs associated with the location of housing into affordability measures and standards, and to develop a transportation affordability index to measure and disclose the transportation costs associated with the location of a home.

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Jul 22, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 22, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Earl Blumenauer

Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2010
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Jul 22, 2010

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