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H.R. 5953 (115th): Building Up Independent Lives and Dreams Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 10, 2018 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 625

115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5953

[Report No. 115–806]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 24, 2018

(for himself and Mr. Sherman) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

July 10, 2018

Additional sponsors: Ms. Tenney, Ms. Velázquez, and Mr. Budd

July 10, 2018

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed


A BILL

To provide regulatory relief to charitable organizations that provide housing assistance, and for other purposes.


1.

Short title

(a)

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Building Up Independent Lives and Dreams Act or the BUILD Act.

2.

Mortgage loan transaction disclosure requirements

(a)

TILA Amendment

Section 105 of the Truth in Lending Act (15 U.S.C. 1604) is amended by inserting after subsection (d) the following:

(e)

Disclosure for charitable mortgage loan transactions

With respect to a mortgage loan transaction involving a residential mortgage loan offered at zero percent interest primarily for charitable purposes by an organization having tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, forms HUD–1 and GFE (as defined under section 1024.2(b) of title 12, Code of Federal Regulations), together with a disclosure substantially in the form of the Loan Model Form H–2 (as defined under Appendix H to section 1026 of title 12, Code of Federal Regulations) shall, collectively, be an appropriate model form for purposes of subsection (b).

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(b)

RESPA amendment

Section 4 of the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act of 1974 (12 U.S.C. 2603) is amended by adding at the end the following:

(d)

With respect to a mortgage loan transaction involving a residential mortgage loan offered at zero percent interest primarily for charitable purposes, an organization having tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 may use forms HUD–1 and GFE (as defined under section 1024.2(b) of title 12, Code of Federal Regulations) together with a disclosure substantially in the form of the Loan Model Form H–2 (as defined under Appendix H to section 1026 of title 12, Code of Federal Regulations), collectively, in lieu of the disclosure published under subsection (a).

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(c)

Regulations

Not later than 180 days after the date of the enactment of this Act, the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection shall issue such regulations as may be necessary to implement the amendments made by subsections (a) and (b).

(d)

Effective date

The amendments made by subsections (a) and (b) shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act.

July 10, 2018

Committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union and ordered to be printed