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H.R. 4546: Public Housing Emergency Response Act

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To authorize additional monies to the Public Housing Capital Fund of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and for other purposes.

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Nydia Velázquez

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Sep 27, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Sep 27, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 27, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

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What legislators are saying

Engel Cosponsors Legislation to Make More Affordable Housing
    — Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY16] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 16, 2019

Rep. Maloney Joins Justice for All Coalition to Demand Repairs Without Retaliation, Urges NYCHA to Implement Pilot Program to Decentralize Repairs
    — Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2020

Rep. Maloney Statement in Support of NYCHA Tenant Lawsuit
    — Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY12] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 13, 2019

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Sep 27, 2019

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