H.R. 3677 (112th): National Cooperative Development Act

Introduced:
Dec 15, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Chaka Fattah
Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 15, 2011
Length
21 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on December 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Dec 15, 2011
Referred to Committee Dec 15, 2011
 
Full Title

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish a national program to create jobs and increase economic development in underserved areas by promoting cooperative development.

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Cosponsors
13 cosponsors (13D) (show)
Committees

House Financial Services

Housing and Insurance

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12/15/2011--Introduced.
National Cooperative Development Act - Directs the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to: (1) establish a National Cooperative Development Program to create jobs and increase economic development in underserved areas by promoting cooperative development; and (2) select, through a competitive process and enter into a grant agreement with, a national cooperative development center.
Defines "cooperative organization" as an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their common economic, social, and cultural needs and aspirations through a jointly owned and democratically controlled enterprise.
Defines "cooperative development" as specified technical assistance for the establishment of cooperative organizations.
Requires the national center to select local cooperative development centers.
Authorizes the national center to establish up to three local cooperative development centers in each of FY2012-FY2016.

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