To require the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to discount FHA single-family mortgage insurance premium payments for first-time homebuyers who complete a financial literacy housing counseling program.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2015
Length: 2 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on April 21, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Beatty Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Financial Literacy”
— Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH3] (Sponsor) on Apr 23, 2015
Apr 10, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4462 (113th).
Apr 21, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 3, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 851 (115th).
Jul 9, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2162.
H.R. 1908 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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