To provide exemptions under the Truth in Lending Act and the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989 to encourage access to affordable mortgages, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 8, 2018
Length: 6 pages
Jul 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 15, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 13, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 14, 2017
Considered by House Committee on Financial Services
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Nov 15, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Mar 8, 2018
Reported by House Committee on Financial Services
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
H.R. 3221 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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