H.R. 5140 (110th): Economic Stimulus Act of 2008

Introduced:

Jan 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 13, 2008

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 13, 2008.

Law:

Pub.L. 110-185

Sponsor:

Nancy Pelosi

Representative for California's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2008
Length: 10 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide economic stimulus through recovery rebates to individuals, incentives for business investment, and an increase in conforming and FHA loan limits.

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History

Jan 28, 2008
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 29, 2008
 
Passed House

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

Feb 7, 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.

Feb 7, 2008
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Feb 8, 2008
 
Text Published

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

Feb 13, 2008
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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