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H.R. 3700 (114th): Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016

The House this week is scheduled to vote on bipartisan legislation that would change how certain allowances for low-income families — such as child care and medical expenses — are used to determine federal housing assistance. Under the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act (H.R. 3700), the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) would be required to change certain aspects ... Continue reading »

Overview

Introduced:

Oct 7, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 29, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 29, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-201

Sponsor:

Blaine Luetkemeyer

Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 19, 2016
Length: 34 pages

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 3083: Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016

Introduced on Jun 22, 2016. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3827: Project-Based Voucher Improvement Act of 2015

Introduced on Oct 23, 2015. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 2935: End Housing Subsidies for the Rich Act of 2016

Introduced on May 17, 2016. 91% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 4707: Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS Modernization Act of 2016

Introduced on Mar 3, 2016. 86% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 251: Homes for Heroes Act of 2015

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 14, 2015. 98% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Oct 7, 2015
 
Introduced

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Dec 8, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Dec 9, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Jan 28, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Feb 2, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 14, 2016
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 29, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3700 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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