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Housing Innovation Act of 2019

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Official Title as Introduced

To establish an Office of Housing Innovation in the Department of Housing and Urban Development to assist in exploring and developing new approaches for increasing and diversifying the supply of housing and for meeting the challenges of housing shortages, housing affordability, and traffic congestion, and for other purposes.

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Date Actions Overview
10/18/2019Introduced in House

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10/18/2019Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/18/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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House Financial Services10/18/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/18/2019)

Housing Innovation Act of 2019

This bill establishes the Office of Housing Innovation within the Department of Housing and Urban Development. The office must establish grant programs to support (1) planning efforts that address housing needs in urban areas; (2) research and studies to support, inform, and advise local governments on their plans for new housing and community development; and (3) outreach programs focused on issues related to housing, community development, and regional planning.

The Government Accountability Office must report on the effectiveness of the grant programs.