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H.R. 2954 (115th): Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2954 amends the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act of 1975 (HMDA) to exempt from maintenance of mortgage loan records and disclosure requirements depository institutions that have originated in each of the two preceding calendar years:

  • Fewer than 500 closed-end mortgage loans; and
  • Fewer than 500 open-end lines of credit.

Additionally, the bill lessens requirements for depository institutions to itemize and disclose specified mortgage loan data including the number and dollar amount of mortgage loans groups according to measurements of certain fees and costs, and the number and dollar amount ...

Sponsor and status

Tom Emmer

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 19, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 20, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 18, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.

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What legislators are saying

House Passes Emmer Legislation to Bring Regulatory Relief to Community Banks and Credit Unions
    — Rep. Tom Emmer [R-MN6] (Sponsor) on Jan 18, 2018

Brown Leads Letter Demanding Answers on CFPB Plan to Strip Office of Fair Lending
    — Sen. Sherrod Brown [D-OH] on Feb 16, 2018

Reps. Ellison and Waters Call For Hearing With Secretary Ben Carson On Housing Discrimination
    — Rep. Keith Ellison [D-MN5, 2007-2018] on Mar 16, 2018

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2954 will add $1 million in new spending through 2027.

History

Jun 20, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 11, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services

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Oct 12, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Jan 8, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services

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Jan 18, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 2954 (115th) 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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