S.1144 - A bill to amend title III of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11331 et seq.) to reauthorize the Federal Emergency Management Food and Shelter Program, and for other purposes.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lieberman, Joseph I. [D-CT] (Introduced 06/29/2001)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs | House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/14/2001 Referred to the Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity. (All Actions)|
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Referred in House (09/05/2001)
[Congressional Bills 107th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. 1144 Referred in House (RFH)] 1st Session S. 1144 _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES September 5, 2001 Referred to the Committee on Financial Services _______________________________________________________________________ AN ACT To amend title III of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11331 et seq.) to reauthorize the Federal Emergency Management Food and Shelter Program, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. Section 322 of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11352) is amended to read as follows: ``SEC. 322. AUTHORIZATION OF APPROPRIATIONS. ``There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this title $150,000,000 for fiscal year 2002, $160,000,000 for fiscal year 2003, and $170,000,000 for fiscal year 2004.''. SEC. 2. NAME CHANGE TO NOMINATING ORGANIZATION. Section 301(b) of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11331(b)) is amended by striking paragraph (5) and inserting the following: ``(5) United Jewish Communities.''. SEC. 3. PARTICIPATION OF HOMELESS INDIVIDUALS ON LOCAL BOARDS. Section 316(a) of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11346(a)) is amended by striking paragraph (6) and inserting the following: ``(6) guidelines requiring each local board to include in their membership not less than 1 homeless individual, former homeless individual, homeless advocate, or recipient of food or shelter services, except that such guidelines may waive such requirement for any board unable to meet such requirement if the board otherwise consults with homeless individuals, former homeless individuals, homeless advocates, or recipients of food or shelter services.''. Passed the Senate August 3, 2001. Attest: JERI THOMSON, Secretary.