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H.R. 6124 (114th): HOMeS Act of 2016

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To amend section 428 of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to provide incentives to grantees under the Continuum of Care program to re-house all former members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Steve Stivers

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 22, 2016
Length: 2 pages
Sep 22, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 22, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


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Stivers introduces bipartisan bill to extend housing assistance to former servicemembers
    — Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15] (Sponsor) on Sep 27, 2016

Stivers Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Extend Housing Assistance to Former Servicemembers
    — Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 27, 2016

Representatives Stivers and Beatty Introduce Bill to Incentivize Assistance for Homeless Former Servicemembers
    — Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 23, 2016

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Sep 22, 2016

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H.R. 6124 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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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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