H.R. 5500 (110th): Foreclosure Credit Forgiveness Act of 2008
Feb 26, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2008
Length: 3 pages
About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to provide forbearance from foreclosures of subprime mortgages in the determination of a consumer credit score, and for other purposes.
- What is a bill?
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5500 — 110th Congress: Foreclosure Credit Forgiveness Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5500
“H.R. 5500 — 110th Congress: Foreclosure Credit Forgiveness Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. April 18, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5500>
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