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Introduced in Senate (07/30/2015)


114th CONGRESS
1st Session
S. 1909


To protect communities from destructive Federal overreach by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.


IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 30, 2015

Mr. Lee (for himself, Mr. Vitter, Mr. Cotton, Mr. Enzi, Mr. Sessions, and Mr. Rubio) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs


A BILL

To protect communities from destructive Federal overreach by the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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 “Local Zoning Decisions Protection Act of 2015”.

SEC. 2. Prohibition on use of Federal funds.

(a) HUD rule.—Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no Federal funds may be used to implement, administer, or enforce the final rule of the Department of Housing and Urban Development entitled “Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing” (80 Fed. Reg. 42272 (July 16, 2015)).

(b) Federal database.—Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no Federal funds may be used to design, build, maintain, utilize, or provide access to a Federal database of geospatial information on community racial disparities or disparities in access to affordable housing.


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