H.R. 839 (112th): HAMP Termination Act of 2011


Feb 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 29, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Patrick McHenry

Representative for North Carolina's 10th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 30, 2011
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to terminate the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to provide new assistance under the Home Affordable Modification Program, while preserving assistance to homeowners who were already extended an offer to participate in the Program, either on a trial or permanent basis.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/2011--Passed House amended.HAMP Termination Act of 2011 - Amends the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (EESA) to terminate the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to provide new ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 28, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 9, 2011
Reported by Committee

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Mar 29, 2011
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 839”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


8 cosponsors (8R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Mar 29, 2011 6:58 p.m.
Agreed to 247/170
Mar 29, 2011 7:03 p.m.
Failed 182/239
Mar 29, 2011 7:09 p.m.
Failed 173/249
Mar 29, 2011 7:45 p.m.
Passed 252/170

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Last Action: Mar 9, 2011

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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2012

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