S. 2909 (112th): Rebuilding Equity Act of 2012


May 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Merkley

Senator from Oregon



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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require closing costs to be paid by the enterprises with respect to certain refinanced mortgage loans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/8/2012--Introduced.Rebuilding Equity Act of 2012 - Directs the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) (government sponsored enterprises or GSEs) each to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 8, 2012

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2909”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 1375 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 25, 2013

H.R. 6467 (Related)
Rebuilding Equity Act of 2012

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012

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