S. 1617 (112th): Healthy Housing Council Act of 2011

Sep 22, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sep 22, 2011
John “Jack” Reed
Senior Senator from Rhode Island
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Sep 22, 2011
18 pages
Related Bills
S. 1658 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 10, 2009

S. 291 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013

Full Title

A bill to establish the Council on Healthy Housing and for other purposes.


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4 cosponsors (3D, 1R) (show)

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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Healthy Housing Council Act of 2011 - Establishes in the executive branch an independent Interagency Council on Healthy Housing.
Requires the Council to:
(1) review federal programs and services that provide housing, health, energy, or environmental services to families and individuals;
(2) monitor, evaluate, and recommend improvements in programs and services administered, funded, or financed by federal, state, and local agencies;
(3) recommend ways to reduce duplication among federal programs and services; and
(4) ensure collaboration among and within agencies in the provision and availability of such programs and services.

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