H.R. 4220 (112th): Mutual Community Bank Competitive Equality Act

Mar 20, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Nydia Velázquez
Representative for New York's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated
Mar 20, 2012
15 pages

This bill was introduced on March 20, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Mar 20, 2012
Referred to Committee Mar 20, 2012
Full Title

To establish a pilot program to train public housing residents as home health aides and in home-based health services to enable such residents to provide covered home-based health services to residents of public housing and residents of federally-assisted rental housing, who are elderly and disabled, and for other purposes.


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Home-Based Health Services Training and Employment Act of 2012 - Amends the United States Housing Act of 1937 to direct the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to establish a pilot program to make grants on a competitive basis to eligible entities for the training of public housing residents as home health aides and providers of home-based health services to enable them to provide covered home-based health services (i.e., services for which medical assistance is available under a state Medicaid plan or for which financial assistance is available under this Act) to residents of:
(1) public housing who are elderly, disabled, or both; and
(2) federally-assisted rental housing who are elderly,disabled, or both, subject to criteria that the Secretary may establish.
Authorizes the use of grant funds: (1) to establish or maintain and carry out a program to train public housing residents to provide covered home-based health care services to elderly and disabled public housing residents and to elderly and disabled residents of federally-assisted rental housing, (2) for the transportation and child care expenses of public housing residents in training, and (3) for the administrative expenses of carrying out such a program.
Provides that for any resident of public housing who is trained as a home health aide or as a provider of home-based health services under the program, any income received for providing covered home-based health services shall apply towards eligibility for benefits under federal housing programs as specified, based on length of time following completion of the training.

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