HR 790

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 790

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants and offer technical assistance to local governments and others to design and implement innovative policies, programs, and projects that address widespread property vacancy and abandonment, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 17, 2011

Mr. RYAN of Ohio (for himself, Mr. HIGGINS, Mr. CAPUANO, Mr. PRICE of North Carolina, Mr. KILDEE, Mr. JACKSON of Illinois, Ms. LINDA T. SANCHEZ of California, Mr. TURNER, and Ms. MOORE) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services


A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants and offer technical assistance to local governments and others to design and implement innovative policies, programs, and projects that address widespread property vacancy and abandonment, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS AND PURPOSES.

SEC. 3. DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM FOR INNOVATIVE VACANT PROPERTY RECLAMATION AND URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL STRATEGIES.

SEC. 4. PLANNING GRANTS AND SUSTAINABILITY DEMONSTRATION PROJECT GRANTS.

SEC. 5. FEDERAL INTERAGENCY REGENERATION COMMUNITIES COORDINATING COUNCIL.

SEC. 6. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 7. REGULATIONS, IMPLEMENTATION, AND CITIZEN PARTICIPATION.

SEC. 8. AUTHORIZATIONS OF APPROPRIATIONS.

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