H.R. 1427 (110th): Federal Housing Finance Reform Act of 2007


Mar 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 22, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 24, 2007
Length: 358 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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Mar 9, 2007

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Mar 29, 2007
Reported by Committee

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May 22, 2007
Passed House

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5 cosponsors (3R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

May 17, 2007 9:25 p.m.
Failed 148/269
May 17, 2007 9:29 p.m.
Failed 164/253
May 17, 2007 9:33 p.m.
Failed 176/240
May 17, 2007 9:38 p.m.
Failed 154/263
May 17, 2007 9:42 p.m.
Failed 173/245
May 22, 2007 1:25 p.m.
Failed 174/246
May 22, 2007 1:33 p.m.
Agreed to 235/188
May 22, 2007 1:38 p.m.
Failed 183/240
May 22, 2007 1:42 p.m.
Failed 163/260
May 22, 2007 1:47 p.m.
Failed 180/243
May 22, 2007 1:52 p.m.
Agreed to 217/205
May 22, 2007 1:56 p.m.
Failed 155/263
May 22, 2007 2:21 p.m.
Agreed to 383/36
May 22, 2007 2:59 p.m.
Passed 313/104

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H.Res. 404 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 17, 2007

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