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Aug 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on August 3, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2010
Length: 164 pages
A bill 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.
Livable Communities Act of 2010 - Section5 - Establishes in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) an Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities (OSHC).Requires the OSHC Director to: ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1619 — 111th Congress: Livable Communities Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1619
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