S. 3541 (112th): A bill to amend section 520 of the Housing Act of 1949 to revise the census data ...

...and population requirements for areas to be considered as rural areas for purposes of such Act.

112th Congress, 2011–2013. Text as of Sep 13, 2012 (Introduced).

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112th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 3541

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 13, 2012

(for himself and Mr. Johanns) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

A BILL

To amend section 520 of the Housing Act of 1949 to revise the census data and population requirements for areas to be considered as rural areas for purposes of such Act.

1.

Definition of rural area for purposes of the Housing Act of 1949

The second sentence of section 520 of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1490) is amended—

(1)

by striking 1990 or 2000 decennial census shall continue to be so classified until the receipt of data from the decennial census in the year 2010 and inserting 1990, 2000, or 2010 decennial census, and any area deemed to be a rural area for purposes of this title under any other provision of law at any time during the period beginning January 1, 2000, and ending December 31, 2010, shall continue to be so classified until the receipt of data from the decennial census in the year 2020; and

(2)

by striking 25,000 and inserting 35,000.