Bill Text — Oct 5, 2011
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Oct 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Georgia
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Last Updated: Oct 5, 2011
Length: 5 pages
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide penalty free distributions from certain retirement plans for mortgage payments with respect to a principal residence and to modify the rules governing hardship distributions.
Hardship Outlays to protect Mortgagee Equity (HOME) Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to allow taxpayers to withdraw amounts from their tax-exempt pension and retirement plans, without incurring the ... Read more >
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1656”). 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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