H.R.5793: Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2018

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Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to implement a mobility demonstration program to enable public housing agencies (PHAs) to administer housing-choice rental-assistance vouchers in a manner designed to: (1) encourage low-income families receiving such assistance to move to lower-poverty areas, and (2) expand access to opportunity areas....

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Date Description
July 11, 2018
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
July 10, 2018
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
July 10, 2018

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 368 - 19 (Roll no. 314). (text: CR H6010-6011)

July 10, 2018
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H6025-6026)
July 10, 2018
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
July 10, 2018
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 5793.
July 10, 2018
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H6010-6013)
July 10, 2018
Mr. Huizenga moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
July 10, 2018
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 628.
July 10, 2018
Reported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 115-809.
May 22, 2018
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 53 - 0.
May 22, 2018
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
May 15, 2018
Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
April 17, 2018
Hearings Held by the Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance Prior to Referral.
May 15, 2018

Introduced in the House by Sean Duffy (R-Wis.)

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