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Senior and Disability Home Modification Assistance Initiative Act

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A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to establish an initiative, carried out by the Assistant Secretary for Aging, to coordinate Federal efforts and programs for home modifications enabling older individuals and individuals with disabilities to live independently and safely in a home environment, and for other purposes.

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Date Actions Overview
03/07/2019Introduced in Senate

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03/07/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
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Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]* 03/07/2019
Sen. Schatz, Brian [D-HI]* 03/07/2019
Sen. Warren, Elizabeth [D-MA]* 03/07/2019
Sen. Klobuchar, Amy [D-MN]* 03/07/2019
Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]* 03/07/2019
Sen. Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ] 11/21/2019

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Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions03/07/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (03/07/2019)

Senior and Disability Home Modification Assistance Initiative Act

This bill requires the Administration on Aging to take a series of actions relating to home modifications that support independent living for older individuals and individuals with disabilities. Specifically, the administration must (1) coordinate, evaluate, and report on existing federal programs that support such home modifications; and (2) publish an educational brochure about such home modifications and available resources.