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Virtual Hearing - The Rent Is Still Due: America's Renters, COVID-19 and an Unprecedented Eviction Crisis

Printed Hearing 116-94.

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  • H.R. 6820, the " Emergency Rental Assistance and Rental Market Stabilization Act of 2020 ."
  • H.R. 6741, the "COVID-19 Mortgage Relief Act."
  • H.R. 6736, the " Protect Rural Renters Act of 2020."
  • H.R. 6859, the "Public Housing and Section 8 Operational Response Act for COVID-19."
  • H.R. 6873the "Emergency Housing Assistance for Older Adults Act of 2020."
  • H.R. 7084, the "Emergency Housing Voucher Act of 2020." 
  • H.R. 6760, the "Fair Housing Further Enforcement Emergency Act of 2020."
  • H.R. 6704 the "Coronavirus Housing Counseling Improvement Act of 2020."
  • H.R. 6806, the "COVID-19 Emergency Housing Relief Act of 2020."
  •  H.R. 6899, the "Know Your Housing Rights Act of 2020."
  •  H.R. 6423To provide for a temporary debt collection moratorium during the COVID-19 emergency period, and for other purposes.
  •  H.R.___, the " Supporting HOMES During Health Emergency Act of 2020."
  •  H.R. 6800, the "Heroes Act"

Witness List

  • Cashauna Hill,  Executive Director, Louisiana Fair Housing Action Center
  • Mike KingsellaExecutive Director, Up for Growth
  •  Ann Oliva, Visiting Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  •  Jenny Schuetz, Fellow, The Brookings Institution

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