H.R. 5140 (99th): Homeless Persons’ Survival Act of 1986

Introduced:

Jun 26, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

George “Mickey” Leland

Representative for Texas's 18th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prevent homelessness and to provide a comprehensive aid package for homeless persons.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 26, 1986
 
Introduced

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5140”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
60 cosponsors (59D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

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