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H.R. 3620: Strategy and Investment in Rural Housing Preservation Act of 2019

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To provide rental assistance to low-income tenants in certain multifamily rural housing projects financed by the Rural Housing Service of the Department of Agriculture, and to develop and implement a plan for preserving the affordability of rural rental housing, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Lacy Clay Jr.

Sponsor. Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2019
Length: 15 pages
Introduced
Jul 5, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 10, 2019

This bill passed in the House on September 10, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
79% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Cleaver Cosponsors Bipartisan Rural Housing Legislation
    — Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO5] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 18, 2019

Delgado Applauds House Passage of Legislation to Support Modernizations in Affordable Housing for Struggling Families
    — Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY19] on Sep 12, 2019

House Financial Services Committee advances series of bills
    — Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] on Sep 13, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3620 will add $812 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jul 5, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jul 11, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 6, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Sep 10, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 3620 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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