H.R.239 - Brownfields Redevelopment Enhancement Act 108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Miller, Gary G. [R-CA-42] (Introduced 01/08/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Committee Reports:||H. Rept. 108-22|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/05/2003 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 15. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.239 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the House on January 8, 2003. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Reported to House without amendment (03/05/2003)
Brownfields Redevelopment Enhancement Act - (Sec. 3) Amends the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants (without certain otherwise-required loan guarantees) to eligible public entities and Indian tribes to assist in the environmental cleanup and economic development of brownfield sites including mine-scarred lands.
(Sec. 4) Makes brownfields-related environmental cleanup and economic development activities eligible for community development block grant (CDBG) assistance.
(Sec. 5) Authorizes: (1) the Secretary to establish a pilot program for national redevelopment of brownfields; and (2) appropriations for pilot program grants and related administrative costs.
(Sec. 6) Authorizes CDBG use to administer renewal communities.