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H.R. 5735: THRIVE Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 5735 establishes a demonstration program to set aside Section 8 housing vouchers for supportive and transitional housing for individuals recovering from substance use disorders. This bill would set aside, out of approximately 2.2 million vouchers, the lesser of 10,000 vouchers or .05 percent of all vouchers for use in the five-year demonstration. Eligible voucher recipients would participate in programs that provide evidence-based treatment and workforce development training according to standards established by the HUD Secretary, in consultation with other relevant agencies.

The Section 8 low-income housing ...

Sponsor and status

Garland “Andy” Barr

Sponsor. Representative for Kentucky's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018
Length: 11 pages
Introduced:

May 9, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jun 14, 2018

This bill passed in the House on June 14, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 9, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jun 6, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jun 8, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Jun 14, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5735 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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