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Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

Expressing the sense of the Congress regarding access to affordable housing and expansion of homeownership opportunities.

Actions Overview (2)

07/20/1998Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 390 - 0 (Roll No. 298).
02/04/1998Introduced in House

All Actions (11)

Date Chamber
07/21/1998SenateReceived in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Banking.
07/20/1998-5:56pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
07/20/1998-5:56pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 390 - 0 (Roll No. 298).
07/20/1998-5:46pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business.
07/20/1998-3:07pmHouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 5, rule I, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
07/20/1998-2:32pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
07/20/1998-2:32pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5874-5879)
07/20/1998-2:32pmHouseMr. Leach moved to suspend the rules and agree to the resolution.
02/20/1998HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity.
Action By: Committee on Banking and Financial Services
02/04/1998HouseReferred to the House Committee on Banking and Financial Services.
02/04/1998HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (169)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Leach, James A. [R-IA-1] 02/25/1998
Rep. Davis, Tom [R-VA-11] 02/25/1998
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-23] 02/25/1998
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-6] 02/25/1998
Rep. Campbell, Tom [R-CA-15] 02/25/1998
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 02/25/1998
Rep. Underwood, Robert A. [D-GU-At Large] 02/25/1998
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 02/25/1998
Rep. Bentsen, Ken [D-TX-25] 02/25/1998
Rep. Baker, Richard H. [R-LA-6] 02/25/1998
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-50] 02/25/1998
Rep. Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA-46] 02/25/1998
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 02/25/1998
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 02/25/1998
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-5] 02/25/1998
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-24] 02/25/1998
Rep. Minge, David [D-MN-2] 02/25/1998
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Lincoln [R-FL-21] 03/12/1998
Rep. LaHood, Ray [R-IL-18] 03/12/1998
Rep. Callahan, Sonny [R-AL-1] 03/12/1998
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-43] 03/12/1998
Rep. Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA-8] 03/12/1998
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15] 03/12/1998
Rep. Tauscher, Ellen O. [D-CA-10] 03/12/1998
Rep. Watkins, Wes [R-OK-3] 03/12/1998
Rep. Danner, Pat [D-MO-6] 03/12/1998
Rep. Riley, Bob [R-AL-3] 03/12/1998
Rep. Crapo, Mike [R-ID-2] 03/12/1998
Rep. Skelton, Ike [D-MO-4] 03/12/1998
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8] 03/12/1998
Rep. Bereuter, Doug [R-NE-1] 03/12/1998
Rep. Metcalf, Jack [R-WA-2] 03/12/1998
Rep. Hill, Rick [R-MT-At Large] 03/12/1998
Rep. Boyd, Allen [D-FL-2] 03/12/1998
Rep. English, Phil [R-PA-21] 03/12/1998
Rep. Fox, Jon D. [R-PA-13] 03/12/1998
Rep. Cook, Merrill [R-UT-2] 03/12/1998
Rep. Kelly, Sue W. [R-NY-19] 03/12/1998
Rep. Barrett, Thomas M. [D-WI-5] 03/12/1998
Rep. Ensign, John [R-NV-1] 04/29/1998
Rep. Thurman, Karen L. [D-FL-5] 04/29/1998
Rep. Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. [D-AL-5] 04/29/1998
Rep. Sandlin, Max [D-TX-1] 04/29/1998
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17] 04/29/1998
Rep. Deutsch, Peter [D-FL-20] 04/29/1998
Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6] 04/29/1998
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 04/29/1998
Rep. Quinn, Jack [R-NY-30] 04/29/1998
Rep. Skeen, Joe [R-NM-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Klug, Scott L. [R-WI-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Ford, Harold E., Jr. [D-TN-9] 04/29/1998
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-52] 04/29/1998
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Goode, Virgil H., Jr. [D-VA-5] 04/29/1998
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 04/29/1998
Rep. Neumann, Mark W. [R-WI-1] 04/29/1998
Rep. Boswell, Leonard L. [D-IA-3] 04/29/1998
Rep. Torres, Estaban Edward [D-CA-34] 04/29/1998
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-20] 04/29/1998
Rep. Wamp, Zach [R-TN-3] 04/29/1998
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] 04/29/1998
Rep. Hayworth, J. D. [R-AZ-6] 04/29/1998
Rep. Barcia, James A. [D-MI-5] 04/29/1998
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] 04/29/1998
Rep. Christian-Green, Donna M. [D-VI-At Large] 04/29/1998
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-9] 04/29/1998
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] 04/29/1998
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] 04/29/1998
Rep. Snyder, Vic [D-AR-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 04/29/1998
Rep. Clement, Bob [D-TN-5] 04/29/1998
Rep. LaTourette, Steven C. [R-OH-19] 04/29/1998
Rep. Faleomavaega, Eni F. H. [D-AS-At Large] 04/29/1998
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-7] 04/29/1998
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-24] 04/29/1998
Rep. Etheridge, Bob [D-NC-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Pickett, Owen B. [D-VA-2] 04/29/1998
Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] 04/29/1998
Rep. Cunningham, Randy (Duke) [R-CA-51] 04/29/1998
Rep. Lampson, Nick [D-TX-9] 05/19/1998
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 05/19/1998
Rep. Costello, Jerry F. [D-IL-12] 05/19/1998
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 05/19/1998
Rep. Dooley, Calvin M. [D-CA-20] 05/19/1998
Rep. Fowler, Tillie [R-FL-4] 05/19/1998
Rep. McIntosh, David M. [R-IN-2] 05/19/1998
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] 05/19/1998
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4] 05/19/1998
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] 05/19/1998
Rep. Edwards, Chet [D-TX-11] 05/19/1998
Rep. Weygand, Robert A. [D-RI-2] 05/19/1998
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8] 05/19/1998
Rep. Baldacci, John Elias [D-ME-2] 05/19/1998
Rep. Greenwood, James C. [R-PA-8] 05/19/1998
Rep. Paxon, Bill [R-NY-27] 05/19/1998
Rep. Hobson, David L. [R-OH-7] 05/19/1998
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 05/19/1998
Rep. Hutchinson, Asa [R-AR-3] 05/19/1998
Rep. Lewis, Ron [R-KY-2] 05/19/1998
Rep. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC-3] 05/19/1998
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18] 05/19/1998
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-26] 05/19/1998
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 05/19/1998
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1] 06/03/1998
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 06/03/1998
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9] 06/03/1998
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1] 06/03/1998
Rep. Pappas, Michael [R-NJ-12] 06/03/1998
Rep. Houghton, Amo [R-NY-31] 06/03/1998
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] 06/03/1998
Rep. Mascara, Frank [D-PA-20] 06/03/1998
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 06/03/1998
Rep. Redmond, Bill [R-NM-3] 06/03/1998
Rep. Taylor, Charles H. [R-NC-11] 06/03/1998
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 06/03/1998
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 06/03/1998
Rep. Roukema, Marge [R-NJ-5] 06/03/1998
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 06/03/1998
Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-5] 06/03/1998
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 06/03/1998
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12] 06/03/1998
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-8] 06/03/1998
Rep. Ehrlich, Robert L., Jr. [R-MD-2] 06/03/1998
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4] 06/03/1998
Rep. Romero-Barcelo, Carlos A. [D-PR-At Large] 06/03/1998
Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4] 06/03/1998
Rep. Horn, Stephen [R-CA-38] 06/03/1998
Rep. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY-9] 06/03/1998
Rep. Myrick, Sue Wilkins [R-NC-9] 06/03/1998
Rep. Nussle, Jim [R-IA-2] 06/03/1998
Rep. Boehner, John A. [R-OH-8] 06/03/1998
Rep. Jefferson, William J. [D-LA-2] 06/03/1998
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1] 06/03/1998
Rep. Pickering, Charles W. "Chip" [R-MS-3] 06/03/1998
Rep. Dixon, Julian C. [D-CA-32] 06/03/1998
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-6] 06/03/1998
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] 07/17/1998
Rep. Snowbarger, Vince [R-KS-3] 07/17/1998
Rep. Fossella, Vito [R-NY-13] 07/17/1998
Rep. Northup, Anne M. [R-KY-3] 07/17/1998
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 07/17/1998
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8] 07/17/1998
Rep. Johnson, Jay W. [D-WI-8] 07/17/1998
Rep. Royce, Edward R. [R-CA-39] 07/17/1998
Rep. Baesler, Scotty [D-KY-6] 07/17/1998
Rep. Walsh, James T. [R-NY-25] 07/17/1998
Rep. Foley, Mark [R-FL-16] 07/17/1998
Rep. Combest, Larry [R-TX-19] 07/17/1998
Rep. Vento, Bruce F. [D-MN-4] 07/17/1998
Rep. Kennelly, Barbara B. [D-CT-1] 07/17/1998
Rep. McKeon, Howard P. "Buck" [R-CA-25] 07/17/1998
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 07/17/1998
Rep. Coburn, Tom [R-OK-2] 07/17/1998
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19] 07/17/1998
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-33] 07/17/1998
Rep. Kanjorski, Paul E. [D-PA-11] 07/17/1998
Rep. Pomeroy, Earl [D-ND-At Large] 07/17/1998
Rep. Stokes, Louis [D-OH-11] 07/17/1998
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 07/17/1998
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 07/17/1998
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] 07/17/1998
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 07/17/1998
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] 07/17/1998
Rep. Gilchrest, Wayne T. [R-MD-1] 07/17/1998
Rep. Hilliard, Earl F. [D-AL-7] 07/17/1998
Rep. Franks, Bob [R-NJ-7] 07/17/1998
Rep. Fattah, Chaka [D-PA-2] 07/17/1998
Rep. Roemer, Tim [D-IN-3] 07/17/1998
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 07/17/1998

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Banking and Financial Services02/04/1998 Referred to
House Banking and Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity02/20/1998 Referred to
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs07/21/1998 Referred to

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Introduced in House (02/04/1998)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that national goals should include providing access to affordable housing and expanding home ownership opportunities pursued through policies of tax incentives and private and public sector activities.