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Sep 13, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on September 13, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 48th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2012
Length: 6 pages
To prohibit Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from purchasing, the FHA from insuring, and the Department of Veterans Affairs from guaranteeing, making, or insuring, a mortgage that is secured by a residence or residential structure located in a county in which the State has used the power of eminent domain to take a residential mortgage.
9/13/2012--Introduced.Defending American Taxpayers From Abusive Government Takings Act of 2012 - Amends the Federal National Mortgage Association Charter Act to prohibit the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) from purchasing ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2733 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6397”). 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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