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H.R. 5120 (114th): No Free Rent for Freeloaders Act of 2016

To establish a penalty for the Department of Housing and Urban Development for failure to enforce compliance with the public housing community service and self-sufficiency requirement under law, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Matt Salmon

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 5th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 3 pages

Apr 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Apr 28, 2016

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H.R. 5120 (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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