H.R. 1106 (111th): Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009


Feb 23, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 5, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2009
Length: 65 pages

See Instead:

S. 896 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 20, 2009

S. 895 (same title)
Reported by Committee — Apr 27, 2009

About the bill

Full Title

To prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/2009--Passed House amended.Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 - TitleI - Prevention of Mortgage ForeclosuresSubtitleA - Modification of Residential MortgagesSection101 - Amends federal bankruptcy law governing a Chapter ... Read more >

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Feb 23, 2009

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Mar 5, 2009
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1106”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


24 cosponsors (23D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Mar 5, 2009 5:22 p.m.
Agreed to 263/164
Mar 5, 2009 5:31 p.m.
Failed 211/218
Mar 5, 2009 5:38 p.m.
Agreed to 423/2
Mar 5, 2009 6:17 p.m.
Passed 234/191

Related Bills

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

S. 896 (Related)
Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009

Enacted — Signed by the President
May 20, 2009

S. 895 (Related)
Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2009

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