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 03 August 2021. https://acsc.lib.udel.edu/exhibits/show/legislation/item/271.
Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965
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.
United States. Congress. Senate. Secretary of the Senate
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.
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