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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Half in Ten Act of 2013

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish the Federal Interagency Working Group on Reducing Poverty which will create and carry out a national plan to cut poverty in America in half in ten years.

Actions Overview (1)

05/23/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

05/23/2013Referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/23/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (65)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Hoyer, Steny H. [D-MD-5]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-13]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-13]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Edwards, Donna F. [D-MD-4]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-5]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Honda, Michael M. [D-CA-17]* 05/23/2013
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Brady, Robert A. [D-PA-1]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]* 05/23/2013
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 06/03/2013
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 06/03/2013
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 06/03/2013
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 06/03/2013
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 06/06/2013
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 06/06/2013
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41] 06/13/2013
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 06/13/2013
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 06/17/2013
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 06/18/2013
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 06/26/2013
Rep. Christensen, Donna M. [D-VI-At Large] 06/26/2013
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 07/10/2013
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 07/17/2013
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 07/30/2013
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2] 10/04/2013
Rep. Horsford, Steven A. [D-NV-4] 10/30/2013
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 10/30/2013
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 10/30/2013
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 10/30/2013
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 10/30/2013
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 10/30/2013
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 10/30/2013

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Oversight and Government Reform05/23/2013 Referred to

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Subjects (16)

  • Advisory bodies
  • Child safety and welfare
  • Climate change and greenhouse gases
  • Community life and organization
  • Department of Health and Human Services
  • Disaster relief and insurance
  • Economic performance and conditions
  • Employment and training programs
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Federal officials
  • Government information and archives
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Performance measurement
  • Poverty and welfare assistance
  • Public-private cooperation

Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (05/23/2013)

Half in Ten Act of 2013 - Establishes within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) a Federal Interagency Working Group on Reducing Poverty, which shall develop a National Strategy to reduce the number of persons living in poverty in America in half within 10 years after release of the 2012 Census report on Income, Poverty and Health Insurance Coverage in the United States: 2011.