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H.R. 5793: Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2018

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

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

Sean Duffy

Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 7th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2018
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

May 15, 2018

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Jul 10, 2018

This bill passed in the House on July 10, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

34% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 15, 2018
 
Introduced

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May 22, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 6, 2018
 
On House Schedule

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Jul 10, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Jul 10, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5793 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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