H.R. 1062 (101st): Relief for Elderly Eviction and Foreclosure Act of 1989


Feb 22, 1989
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 22, 1989, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Gekas

Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To require as a condition of receiving funds under the Older Americans Act of 1965 that States require that, not later than 60 days after commencing any proceeding to compel the sale of a residence occupied by an older individual or to evict such individual from such residence, notice of such proceeding be given to such individual and to the appropriate area agency on aging if such proceeding is based on the failure of such individual to pay a debt; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/22/1989--Introduced.Relief for Elderly Eviction and Foreclosure Act of 1989 - Amends the Older Americans Act of 1965 to require a political entity in which a proceeding has been commenced to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 22, 1989

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1062”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 1507 (102nd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 20, 1991

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