H.R. 3648 (110th): Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007


Sep 25, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 20, 2007

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 20, 2007.


Pub.L. 110-142


Charles “Charlie” Rangel

Representative for New York's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 2007
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude discharges of indebtedness on principal residences from gross income, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.Res. 703 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Oct 4, 2007

H.R. 3506 (Related)
Foreclosure Tax Relief Act of 2007

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 7, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3648” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Sep 25, 2007
Reported by Committee
Sep 26, 2007
Passed House
Oct 4, 2007
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Passed Senate with Changes
Dec 14, 2007
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
Dec 18, 2007
Vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 20, 2007


25 cosponsors (22D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Oct 4, 2007 3:16 p.m.
Passed 386/27

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