New Cosponsor — Nov 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL14]
The bill now has 51 cosponsors (51 Democrats).
Apr 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011
Length: 24 pages
To require certain mortgagees to evaluate loans for modifications, to establish a grant program for State and local government mediation programs, and for other purposes.
4/12/2011--Introduced.Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011 - Prohibits a covered mortgagee from initiating either a nonjudicial or a judicial foreclosure, otherwise authorized under state law, against a covered mortgagor ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1477”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1477 — 112th Congress: Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1477
“H.R. 1477 — 112th Congress: Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1477>
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