H.R. 5623 (111th): Homebuyer Assistance and Improvement Act of 2010


Jun 29, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 2, 2010

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 2, 2010.


Pub.L. 111-198


Kathleen Dahlkemper

Representative for Pennsylvania's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the homebuyer tax credit for the purchase of a principal residence before October 1, 2010, in the case of a written binding contract entered into with respect to such principal residence before May 1, 2010, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/2/2010--Public Law.Homebuyer Assistance and Improvement Act of 2010 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to:(1) extend eligibility for the first-time homebuyer tax credit until September 30, 2010, for taxpayers who ... Read more >


Jun 29, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jun 29, 2010
Passed House

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

Jun 30, 2010
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 2, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5623”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
Jun 29, 2010 3:45 p.m.
Passed 409/5

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