S. 1619 (111th): Livable Communities Act of 2009

Introduced:

Aug 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 3, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Christopher Dodd

Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2010
Length: 164 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Aug 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Aug 3, 2010
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
22 cosponsors (20D, 2I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 4690 (Related)
Livable Communities Act of 2010

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 25, 2010

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