H.R.1122: Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019

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Bill Summary

Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2019 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. HUD shall...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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There are 4 statements associated with H.R.1122.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 12
Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
March 11

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 22 (Roll no. 119). (text: CR H2618-2619)

March 11
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2626-2627)
March 11
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2618-2620)
March 11
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
March 11

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 387 - 22 (Roll no. 119).

March 11
Considered as unfinished business.
March 11
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.
March 11
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1122.
March 11
Considered under suspension of the rules.
March 11
Ms. Waters moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
Feb. 8
Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Feb. 8

Introduced in the House by Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.)

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