Full texts of bills are not available on Congress.gov for bills prior to 1989 (101st Congress).

Click the check-box to add or remove the section, click the text link to scroll to that section.
Titles Actions Overview All Actions Cosponsors Committees Related Bills Subjects Latest Summary All Summaries

Titles (1)

Official Titles

Official Titles - Senate

Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend the United States Housing Act of 1937 to extend the authorization for contracts for annual contributions.

Actions Overview (1)

03/22/1976Introduced in Senate

All Actions (1)

03/22/1976Referred to Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs.
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (9)

Congress.gov databases include cosponsorship dates (including identification of "original" cosponsors) since 1981 (97th Congress). Prior to 1981, you may be able to find some information online, but often the information is available only in print form.

Sen. Humphrey, Hubert H. [D-MN]
Sen. Javits, Jacob K. [R-NY]
Sen. Mathias, Charles McC., Jr. [R-MD]
Sen. Clark, Dick [D-IA]
Sen. Hart, Philip A. [D-MI]
Sen. Bayh, Birch [D-IN]
Sen. Abourezk, James [D-SD]
Sen. Weicker, Lowell P., Jr. [R-CT]
Sen. Kennedy, Edward M. [D-MA]

Committees (1)

Committees, subcommittees and links to reports associated with this bill are listed here, as well as the nature and date of committee activity and Congressional report number.

Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs03/22/1976 Referred to

No related bill information was received for S.3188.

Subjects (4)

Latest Summary (1)

There is one summary for S.3188. View summaries

Shown Here:
Introduced in Senate (03/22/1976)

Extends the authorization for contracts for annual contribution under the United States Housing Act of 1937.

Authorizes an additional $850,000,000 to be appropriated in public housing contract authority for fiscal year 1977 and an additional $1,350,000,000 in such authority for fiscal year 1978 and beyond.

Requires that at least $250,000,000 of the new public housing contract authority will be made available to finance the construction of new public housing units.

Authorizes $60,000,000 to be appropriated for modernization of existing public housing units.

Authorizes $600,000,000 per year to be appropriated for operating subsidies for conventional public housing.