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A 3101 - Creating Homelessness Trust Funds - Key Vote

New Jersey Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Creating Homelessness Trust Funds

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (52-27) - (Key vote)

Title: Creating Homelessness Trust Funds

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows counties to create and fund Homelessness Trust Funds.

Highlights:
-Allows the creation of county homelessness trust funds in counties that have completed and endorsed a plan to end homelessness (Sec. 2). -Goals include the reduction of homelessness Statewide by 50 percent by 2019 (Sec. 4). -Allows a local government to adopt a homeless housing plan to address housing needs of homeless persons within its jurisdiction (Sec. 5). -Permits local government to collect funding for their county homelessness trust fund by imposing a three-dollar surcharge for each document recorded (Sec. 8).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (29-7) - (Key vote)

Title: Creating Homelessness Trust Funds

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that allows counties to create and fund Homelessness Trust Funds.

Highlights:
-Allows the creation of county homelessness trust funds in counties that have completed and endorsed a plan to end homelessness (Sec. 2). -Goals include the reduction of homelessness Statewide by 50 percent by 2019 (Sec. 4). -Allows a local government to adopt a homeless housing plan to address housing needs of homeless persons within its jurisdiction (Sec. 5). -Permits local government to collect funding for their county homelessness trust fund by imposing a three-dollar surcharge for each document recorded (Sec. 8).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (50-28) -
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Creating Homelessness Trust Funds

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