To remove an impediment to troubled debt restructuring on the part of holders of residential mortgage loans, and for other purposes.
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Mar 11, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on April 23, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Delaware At Large
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Last Updated: May 1, 2008
Length: 6 pages
Mar 11, 2008
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Apr 23, 2008
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H.R. 5579 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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