A bill 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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Alaska. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 14, 2013
Length: 7 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Murkowski Fighting to Improve Alaska, National Housing Market”
— Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] (Sponsor) on Feb 15, 2013
Feb 16, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2120 (112th).
Feb 14, 2013
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S. 361 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 361. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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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Prompt Notification of Short Sales Act, S. 361, 113th Cong. (2013).
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