New Cosponsor — Jul 11, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26]
The bill now has 66 cosponsors (66 Democrats).
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Mar 14, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 14, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2014
Length: 6 pages
To require the Federal Housing Finance Agency to establish a 6-month moratorium on foreclosure of mortgages guaranteed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac on homes of individuals who have lost Federal unemployment insurance as a result of the expiration of such program, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4255”). 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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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4255 — 113th Congress: Stop Foreclosures Due to Congressional Dysfunction Act of 2014. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4255
“H.R. 4255 — 113th Congress: Stop Foreclosures Due to Congressional Dysfunction Act of 2014.” www.GovTrack.us. 2014. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr4255>
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