H.R. 3700: 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 of ...

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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

History

Oct 7, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 9, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Feb 2, 2016
 
Passed House

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 is 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.

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