H.R. 1526 (112th): Housing Recovery Act of 2011


Apr 13, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bill Posey

Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to except from the early distribution penalty certain qualified retirement plan distributions used to purchase a residence that has been in foreclosure for a year or more.

Summary (CRS)

4/13/2011--Introduced.Housing Recovery Act of 2011 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow a premature distribution from a tax-exempt retirement plan without penalty if such distribution is used to acquire ... Read more >

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Apr 13, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1526”). 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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