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H.R. 4029: Tribal Access to Homeless Assistance Act

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To amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to enable Indian Tribes and tribally designated housing entities to apply for, receive, and administer grants and subgrants under the Continuum of Care Program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Sponsor and status

Denny Heck

Sponsor. Representative for Washington's 10th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 19, 2019
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Jul 25, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 18, 2019

This bill passed in the House on November 18, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
23% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Advances Heck Bill to Help Tribes Combat Homelessness
    — Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA10] (Sponsor) on Nov 18, 2019

Cleaver Applauds House Passage of TRIA Legislation and Other Financial Services Bills
    — Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO5] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 19, 2019

the daily leader: monday, november 18, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Nov 18, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 4029 will be negligible.

History

Jul 25, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 18, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Sep 20, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Nov 15, 2019
 
On House Schedule

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Nov 18, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4029 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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