H.R. 1461 (109th): Federal Housing Finance Reform Act of 2005


Apr 5, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 26, 2005 but was never passed by the Senate.


Richard Baker

Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 31, 2005
Length: 338 pages

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Full Title

To reform the regulation of certain housing-related Government-sponsored enterprises, and for other purposes.

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Apr 5, 2005

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May 25, 2005
Reported by Committee

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Oct 26, 2005
Passed House

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19 cosponsors (19R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Oct 26, 2005 2:57 p.m.
Agreed to 210/205
Oct 26, 2005 3:06 p.m.
Failed 36/378
Oct 26, 2005 4:31 p.m.
Failed 73/346
Oct 26, 2005 4:41 p.m.
Failed 47/371
Oct 26, 2005 4:49 p.m.
Failed 57/358
Oct 26, 2005 5:36 p.m.
Passed 331/90

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H.Res. 509 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 26, 2005

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