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H.R. 2852: Homebuyer Assistance Act of 2019

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To amend the National Housing Act to authorize State-licensed appraisers to conduct appraisals in connection with mortgages insured by the FHA and to require compliance with the existing appraiser education requirement, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Brad Sherman

Sponsor. Representative for California's 30th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 11, 2019
Length: 5 pages
Introduced
May 20, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Sep 10, 2019

This bill passed in the House on September 10, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
28% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

Congressman Brad Sherman Legislation to Help Ease the Homebuying Process Passes House Committee
    — Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA30] (Sponsor) on Jul 12, 2019

My Votes – September 9
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 13, 2019

the daily leader: tuesday, september 10, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 10, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2852 will be negligible.

History

May 20, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jun 20, 2019
 
Considered by Housing, Community Development, and Insurance

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 11, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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.

Sep 6, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Sep 10, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2852 is 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.

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