New Cosponsor — Feb 13, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Frank Lautenberg [D-NJ, 2003-2013]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (17 Democrats, 1 Independent).
Mar 3, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Rhode Island
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Length: 24 pages
Referred to Committee — Apr 12, 2011
A bill to require certain mortgagees to evaluate loans for modifications, to establish a grant program for State and local government mediation programs, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 489 — 112th Congress: Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s489
“S. 489 — 112th Congress: Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s489>
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