Would authorize 150,000 new tenant-based rental assistance vouchers
On December 7, 2011, Representative Steven Rothman (D-NJ) introduced a bill to increase the supply of tenant-based vouchers. The bill, H.R. 3603, would authorize 150,000 new tenant-based rental assistance vouchers in addition to providing funding for current vouchers.
Mr. Rothman introduced a similar bill, the Housing Opportunities Made Easier (HOME) Act, in 111th Congress and in the 110th Congress. H.R. 3603 was referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.