Text: H.R.1758 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/25/2013)


113th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 1758

To increase the portion of community development block grants that may be used to provide public services, and for other purposes.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
April 25, 2013

Ms. Ros-Lehtinen (for herself, Mr. Diaz-Balart, Ms. Wasserman Schultz, Ms. Wilson of Florida, and Mr. Garcia) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services


A BILL

To increase the portion of community development block grants that may be used to provide public services, 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. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “CDBG Public Services Flexibility Act of 2013”.

SEC. 2. Increase in public services cap.

Section 105(a)(8) of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 5305(a)(8)) is amended—

(1) by striking “15 per centum” each place it appears and inserting “25 percent”; and

(2) by striking “amount, except” and all that follows through the semicolon at the end and inserting “amount;”.