About the bill
H.R. 5793 creates demonstration project in which the administration of housing choice vouchers (HCV) would be designed to encourage movement to lower-poverty areas with expanded employment opportunities. To ensure the demonstration has the greatest impact, H.R. 5793 would require the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to award demonstration program funds on a competitive basis and prioritize regional collaborations among Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) that have high concentrations of voucher holders in low-opportunity neighborhoods, a high-performing Family Self Sufficiency program, or a strong regional collaboration including one ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 11, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 10, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Duffys Commonsense Bills Pass In Bipartisan Fashion”
— Rep. Sean Duffy [R-WI7, 2011-2019] (Sponsor) on Jul 11, 2018
“Congressman Cleavers Housing Bill to Help Low-Income Families, Passes the House of Representatives”
— Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO5] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 11, 2018
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 5793 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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