H. R. 6416
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 14, 2012
Mr. Fortenberry introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services
To amend section 520 of the Housing Act of 1949 to revise the requirements for areas to be considered as rural areas for purposes of such Act.
This Act may be cited as the
Rural Housing Preservation Act of
Definition of rural area
Section 520 of the
Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1490) is amended by inserting after the period
at the end of the second sentence the following:
other provision of law, any area eligible for rural housing programs authorized
under this title on June 30, 2012, shall remain eligible for such programs
until September 30, 2013..