To require the holder of a subordinate lien on the property that secures a federally related mortgage loan, upon a request by the homeowner for a short sale, to make a timely decision whether to allow the sale.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 16, 2014
Length: 6 pages
Sep 16, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 16, 2014, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 16, 2014
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 9, 2018
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5237 (115th).
H.R. 5496 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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