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H.R. 2167 (113th): Reverse Mortgage Stabilization Act of 2013


The text of the bill below is as of May 23, 2013 (Introduced).


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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2167

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 23, 2013

(for himself and Mr. Fitzpatrick) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

A BILL

To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to establish additional requirements to improve the fiscal safety and soundness of the home equity conversion mortgage insurance program.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Reverse Mortgage Stabilization Act of 2013 .

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Additional safety and soundness requirements for home equity conversion mortgage insurance program

Subsection (h) of section 255 of the National Housing Act ( 12 U.S.C. 1715z–20(h) ) is amended—

(1)

in paragraph (1), by striking and at the end;

(2)

in paragraph (2), by striking the period at the end and inserting ; and; and

(3)

by adding at the end the following new paragraph:

(3)

establish, by notice or mortgagee letter, any additional or alternative requirements that the Secretary, in the Secretary’s discretion, determines are necessary to improve the fiscal safety and soundness of the program authorized by this section, which requirements shall take effect upon is­su­ance.

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