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H.R. 4302: Homeless Assistance Act of 2019

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To authorize public housing agencies to share certain data regarding homeless individuals and families for the provision of housing and services, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Brad Sherman

Sponsor. Representative for California's 30th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2020
Length: 3 pages
Sep 12, 2019

Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 13, 2020

This bill passed in the House on January 13, 2020 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

11% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Shermans Bill to Address the National Homelessness Crisis Passes the House
    — Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA30] (Sponsor) on Jan 14, 2020

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - January 10, 2020
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Jan 13, 2020

the daily leader: monday, january 13, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Jan 12, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform estimates new spending due to H.R. 4302 will be negligible.


Sep 12, 2019

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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.

Jan 10, 2020
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Jan 13, 2020
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. 4302 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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