S. 1599

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Between 1961 and 1964, Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson annually proposed that Congress pass legislation creating a cabinet-level housing department. On March 28, 1965, this typed copy of the administration- backed bill creating a Department of Housing and Urban Development was introduced by Senator Abraham A. Ribicoff (D-CN). The bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Government Operations and the Subcommittee on Executive Reorganization began hearings on March 31.

Citation

United States. Congress. Senate. Secretary of the Senate. "S. 1599." S. 1599, March 25, 1965; “S. 1596-1631” folder, Original Senate Bills, Box 9; Office of the Secretary of the Senate; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.. Accessed 20 August 2019. http://acsc.lib.udel.edu/items/show/271.

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Title

S. 1599

Subject

Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965

Description

Between 1961 and 1964, Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson annually proposed that Congress pass legislation creating a cabinet-level housing department. On March 28, 1965, this typed copy of the administration- backed bill creating a Department of Housing and Urban Development was introduced by Senator Abraham A. Ribicoff (D-CN). The bill was referred to the Senate Committee on Government Operations and the Subcommittee on Executive Reorganization began hearings on March 31.

Creator

United States. Congress. Senate. Secretary of the Senate

Source

S. 1599, March 25, 1965; “S. 1596-1631” folder, Original Senate Bills, Box 9; Office of the Secretary of the Senate; 89th Congress; Records of the U.S. Senate, RG 46; National Archives.

Publisher

Association of Centers for the Study of Congress

Date

*1965-03-25

Contributor

Center for Legislative Archives, National Archives and Records Administration

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Language

English

Type

Document

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