H. R. 6272
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 29, 2010
Ms. Giffords (for herself and Mr. Jones) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services, and in addition to the Committee on Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To amend the Homeowners Assistance Program of the Department of Defense to eliminate the discretion of the Secretary of Defense to set an earlier termination date for the eligibility of a member of the Armed Forces for homeowner assistance when the member is permanently reassigned by order of the United States Government to a duty station or home port outside a 50-mile radius of the member’s base or installation of residence.
This Act may be cited as the
Servicemember Homeowner Assistance
Program Extension Act.
Definite termination date for availability of homeowner assistance for members of the Armed Forces permanently reassigned during mortgage crisis
Section 1013(a)(3)(C) of the Demonstration
Cities and Metropolitan Development Act of 1966 (42 U.S.C. 3374(a)(3)(C)) is
amended by striking
September 30, 2012, or an earlier end date
designated by the Secretary and inserting