S. 1621 (112th): Livable Communities Act of 2011


Sep 22, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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


Robert “Bob” Menéndez

Senator from New Jersey



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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2011
Length: 49 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to create livable communities through coordinated public investment and streamlined requirements, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/22/2011--Introduced.Livable Communities Act of 2011 - Establishes in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) an Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities (OSHC).Requires the OSHC Director to establish a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 22, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1621”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


19 cosponsors (18D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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