H.R. 224: Stop Tenant Organizing Promotion Act

Introduced:
Jan 14, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
1% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Diane Black
Representative for Tennessee's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jan 14, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6298 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 02, 2012

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 14, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Jan 14, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 14, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

4% chance of getting past committee.
1% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Full Title

To terminate the authority of the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to provide assistance under the Tenant Resource Network Program.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Financial Services

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1/14/2013--Introduced.
Stop Tenant Organizing Promotion Act - Prohibits the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) from carrying out, supporting, or otherwise providing any assistance to the Tenant Resource Network Program authorized under the Department of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and Independent Agencies Appropriations Act, 1998.
Amends the Act to repeal the Secretary's authority to provide funding for the Program.
Prohibits the obligation or expenditure of any funds currently allocated under the Program. Requires the funds to be covered into the General Fund of the Treasury and used only for reducing the federal budget deficit.

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