H.R. 3221 (110th): Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008

Introduced:

Jul 30, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 30, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 30, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-289

Sponsor:

Nancy Pelosi

Representative for California's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2008
Length: 260 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide needed housing reform and for other purposes.

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History

Jul 30, 2007
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Aug 4, 2007
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Feb 28, 2008
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

Apr 10, 2008
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Apr 17, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

May 13, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jun 25, 2008
 
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Jul 16, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment 2.

Jul 23, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment 2.

Jul 28, 2008
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill.

Jul 30, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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