H.R.3298 - Homes for Heroes Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] (Introduced 11/01/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services | Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||03/28/2012 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
|Major Recorded Votes:||03/27/2012 : Passed House|
This bill has the status Passed House
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Summary: H.R.3298 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (03/27/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Homes for Heroes Act of 2011 - Amends the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act to establish in the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) a Special Assistant for Veterans Affairs to: (1) ensure veterans fair access to HUD housing and homeless assistance programs, (2) coordinate all HUD programs and activities relating to veterans, and (3) serve as a HUD liaison with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
Directs the Secretaries of HUD and VA to report annually to Congress with respect to veterans homelessness and housing assistance.