New Cosponsor — Jun 19, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3]
The bill now has 22 cosponsors (22 Democrats).
Mar 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on March 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Minnesota's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 2, 2009
Length: 6 pages
To protect the interests of bona fide tenants in the case of any foreclosure on any dwelling or residential real property, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 2008
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1247 — 111th Congress: Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1247
“H.R. 1247 — 111th Congress: Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. July 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1247>
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