H.R. 3566 (112th): Fairness in Foreclosures Act of 2011


Dec 6, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edolphus “Ed” Towns

Representative for New York's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 6, 2011
Length: 9 pages

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Full Title

To ensure uniformity and fairness in deficiency judgments arising from foreclosures on mortgages for single family homes.

Summary (CRS)

Fairness in Foreclosures Act of 2011 - Declares that no action for a deficiency judgment arising from an obligation under a residential mortgage may be brought except in accordance with ... Read more >

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Dec 6, 2011

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