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S. 257: Tribal HUD-VASH Act of 2019

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A bill to provide for rental assistance for homeless or at-risk Indian veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Jon Tester

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Montana. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2019
Length: 11 pages
Introduced
Jan 29, 2019
Status

Passed Senate (House next) on Jun 27, 2019

This bill passed in the Senate on June 27, 2019 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis
56% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Udall Announces Senate Passage of 11 Indian Affairs Committee Bills
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 28, 2019

Senate Indian Affairs Committee Passes 3 Udall Bills for Indian Country
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 7, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 257 will add $19 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jan 29, 2019
 
Introduced

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

Feb 6, 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.

Mar 28, 2019
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Jun 27, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 257 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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