S. 1338 (98th): Housing and Community Development Act of 1983


May 23, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edwin “Jake” Garn

Senator from Utah


About the bill

Full Title

An original bill to authorize appropriations and extend authorities for housing development and rehabilitation, community development, and mortgage insurance, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/23/1983--Introduced.Housing and Community Development Act of 1983 - TitleI - Rental RehabilitationAmends the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 13, 1983
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 23, 1983

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1338”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 644 (Related)
Housing and Community Development Act of 1983

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 1983

H.R. 3959 (Related)
Supplemental Appropriations Act, 1984

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 30, 1983

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