Bill Text — Apr 29, 2009
This bill’s text for status Placed on Calendar in the Senate (Apr 27, 2009) is now available.
Apr 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on April 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2009
Length: 66 pages
Enacted — Signed by the President — May 20, 2009
A bill to prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability.
4/27/2009--Introduced.Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 - Amends federal bankruptcy law governing a Chapter 13 debtor (adjustment of debts of an individual with regular income). Excludes from computation ... Read more >
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Enacted — Signed by the President
May 20, 2009
Last Action: Mar 5, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 895 — 111th Congress: Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s895
“S. 895 — 111th Congress: Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s895>
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