To amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 to require eligible recipients of certain grants to develop a comprehensive economic development strategy that directly or indirectly increases the accessibility of affordable, quality care-based services, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 31, 2022
Length: 4 pages
117th Congress (2021–2023)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 30, 2022 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“the daily leader: wednesday, march 30, 2022”
— Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 29, 2022
“Washington Review: April 1, 2022”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8, 2013-2022] on Apr 1, 2022
“Dear Colleague: Update on the March-April Work Period”
— Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Mar 25, 2022
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H.R. 5547 (117th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2021 to Jan 3, 2023. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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