To address slow economic growth and spur investment and development in underserved communities across America.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 26, 2017
Length: 67 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on September 26, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congresswoman Robin Kelly Releases Kelly Report on the New American Dream”
— Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL2] (Sponsor) on Jul 26, 2018
Sep 26, 2017
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H.R. 3839 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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