Virginia Housing Commission; affordable housing for people reentering society. (HJ647)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Housing Commission; affordable housing; report. Directs the Virginia Housing Commission to study opportunities for and barriers to safe and affordable housing for people reentering society from Virginia%92s jails and prisons and to provide a report of its activities and findings. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Presented and ordered printed 15103568D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Rules
01/20/2015Assigned Rules sub: Studies
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Rules

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SJ299.

Comments

Virginia Housing Coalition writes:

The Virginia Housing Coalition supports this study resolution exploring housing barriers for those reentering society. Stable affordable housing is an essential building block for success upon reentry, so exploring opportunities for overcoming barriers to housing is essential.