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H.Res. 817: Promoting and supporting the goals and ideals of the Fair Housing Act and recognizing April 2018 as Fair Housing Month, which includes bringing attention to the discrimination faced by every-day Americans in the United States in housing and housing-related transactions on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, familial status, disability, and religion.

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Al Green

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 11, 2018
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Apr 11, 2018

Status:

Introduced on Apr 11, 2018

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 11, 2018. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

History

Apr 11, 2018
 
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H.Res. 817 is a simple resolution in the United States Congress.

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