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H.R. 1511 (115th): Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2017

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To amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to meet the needs of homeless children, youth, and families, and honor the assessments and priorities of local communities.

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Sponsor and status

Steve Stivers

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

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Last Updated: Dec 28, 2018
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
Mar 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 24, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Stivers, Beatty Secure Support for Central Ohio Youth in Foster Care
    — Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH15] (Sponsor) on Nov 27, 2018

Beatty, Stivers Secure Support for Central Ohio Youth in Foster Care
    — Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 27, 2018

Come and Read It Report
    — Rep. Roger Williams [R-TX25] on Jul 23, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1511 will add $708 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Mar 13, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 24, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 14, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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H.R. 1511 (115th) 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 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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