2009-2010 HUD Legislation

Introduced Legislation

Housing Preservation

H.R. 6468, Rental Housing Revitalization Act of 2010
Introduced December 1, 2010 by Rep. Keith Ellison
To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to initiate a voluntary multi-year effort to transform properties with rental assistance contracts under various programs into properties with long-term, property-based, sustainable rental assistance contracts that include flexibility to address capital requirements, to enhance resident choice, and to streamline and simplify the administration of rental assistance.

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H.R. 4868, Housing Preservation and Tenant Protection Act of 2010
Introduced March 17, 2010 by Rep. Barney Frank
To provide resources and incentives to preserve affordable housing units; prevent the displacement of disabled, elderly and other low-income tenants; enhance rural housing programs; and establish a national database to further preservation.

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Cost estimate for H.R. 4868, Housing Preservation and Tenant Protection Act of 2010, as ordered reported by the House Committee on Financial Services on July 27, 2010(October 8, 2010)

Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity Hearing on H.R. 4868, Housing Preservation and Tenant Protection Act of 2010 (March 24, 2010) Archived Webcast

Prepared Testimony:

Panel One

Ms. Carol Galante, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Multi-Family Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

Ms. Tammye Treviño, Administrator, Rural Housing Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Panel Two

Mr. George Caruso, Executive Vice President, Edgewood Management Corporation, on behalf of the National Affordable Housing Management Association

Mr. Toby Halliday, Vice President for Public Policy, National Housing Trust, on behalf of the National Preservation Working Group

Mr. Ricky Leung, Treasurer, National Alliance of HUD Tenants, and President of the Cherry Street Tenants Association

Ms. Michelle Norris, Senior Vice President, Acquisitions and Development, National Church Residences, on behalf of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

Mr. Raymond K. James, Partner, Coan and Lyons on behalf of the National Leased Housing Association

Mr. William C. Shumaker, President of the Board, the Council for Affordable and Rural Housing, and Vice President of The Provident Companies

Appropriations

H.R.3288, 2010 Appropriations for the Departments of Transportation and HUD
Introduced July 22, 2009 by Rep. John Olver
Making appropriations for the Departments of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes

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Energy Efficiency

S. 2897, Energy Efficiency Modernization Act of 2009
Introduced December 17, 2009 by Sen. Michael Bennet
To establish incentives to increase the energy efficiency of federally assisted housing.

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H.R. 4099, Energy Efficiency Modernization Act of 2009
Introduced November 18, 2009 by Rep. Mary Jo Kilroy
To establish incentives to increase the energy efficiency of federally assisted housing.

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HUD Programs

Section 202

S. 118, Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Act of 2009
Introduced January 6, 2009 by Sen. Herb Kohl
A bill to amend section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959, to improve the program under such section for supportive housing for the elderly, and for other purposes.

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Pay-as-you-go estimate for S. 118, Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Act of 2010, as provided to the Congressional Budget Office by the Senate Committee on the Budget (December 17, 2010)

Section 811

H.R. 1675, Frank Melville Supportive Housing Investment Act of 2009
Introduced March 23, 2009 by Rep. Christopher S. Murphy
A bill to amend section 811 of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act to improve the program under such section for supportive housing for persons with disabilities.

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S. 1481, Frank Melville Supportive Housing Investment Act of 2009
Introduced July 21, 2009 by Sen. Robert Menendez
A bill to amend section 811 of the Cranston-Gonzalez National Affordable Housing Act to improve the program under such section for supportive housing for persons with disabilities.

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