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Feb 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 26, 2013
Length: 6 pages
To require the lender or servicer of a home mortgage, upon a request by the homeowner for a short sale, to make a prompt decision whether to allow the sale.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 839 — 113th Congress: Prompt Notification of Short Sales Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr839
“H.R. 839 — 113th Congress: Prompt Notification of Short Sales Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr839>
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