Summary: H.R.5793 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (07/10/2018)

Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration Act of 2018

(Sec. 2) This bill authorizes the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to implement a mobility demonstration program to enable public housing agencies (PHAs) to administer housing-choice rental-assistance vouchers in a manner designed to: (1) encourage low-income families receiving such assistance to move to lower-poverty areas, and (2) expand access to opportunity areas.

HUD shall require PHAs applying to participate in the program to submit a specified Regional Housing Mobility Plan.