H.R. 6659 (112th): Urban Recovery and Growth Act

Introduced:
Dec 13, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Hansen Clarke
Representative for Michigan's 13th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Dec 13, 2012
Length
5 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on December 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Dec 13, 2012
Referred to Committee Dec 13, 2012
 
Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the recovery zone economic development bonds for certain cities.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
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House Ways and Means

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12/13/2012--Introduced.
Urban Recovery and Growth Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to authorize the issuance of economic development extension bonds for the purpose of economic development or refinancing the indebtedness of a city that has an average unemployment rate of not less than 150% of the national average in the preceding calendar year and that has lost at least 20% of its population between 2000 and 2010.

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