H.R. 821 (113th): To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide surviving spouses with certain protections relating to mortgages and mortgage foreclosures, and for other purposes.


Feb 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Alan Grayson

Representative for Florida's 9th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2013
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

2/26/2013--Introduced.Amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to extend the protections against sale, foreclosure, and seizure of certain real or personal property that are applicable to servicemembers to their surviving spouses ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 26, 2013

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 821”). 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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