H.R. 17390 (93rd): A bill to amend the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965.

Introduced:
Oct 16, 1974 (93rd Congress, 1973–1974)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee) in a previous session of Congress

This bill was introduced on October 16, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced
Oct 16, 1974
 
Sponsor
John Blatnik
Representative for Minnesota's 8th congressional district
Party
Democrat
 
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Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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House Transportation and Infrastructure

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10/16/1974--Introduced.
Authorizes to be appropriated, under the Public Works and Economic Development Act, an additional sum, not to exceed $250,000,000 per fiscal year for fiscal years 1975 and 1976, for areas designated by the Secretary of Commerce as redevelopment areas.
Expands the purposes for which the Secretary may make grants to eligible recipients to include short-term work projects to improve, beautify, or enhance the environment.
Increases to $250,000,000 the sum authorized to be appropriated for each of the fiscal years 1975 and 1976 to provide special programs to meet the needs arising from threatened or severe unemployment and economic dislocation under such Act.

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