About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the mortgage amount, sales price, and interest rate limitations under the Government National Mortgage Association emergency home purchase assistance authority, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Dec 20, 1979
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Apr 22, 1980
Companion Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2177 (96th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 6197 (96th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6197”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
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Last Action: Apr 22, 1980
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 27, 1980
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 6197 — 96th Congress: Emergency Home Purchase Assistance Authority Amendments of 1979. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6197
“H.R. 6197 — 96th Congress: Emergency Home Purchase Assistance Authority Amendments of 1979.” www.GovTrack.us. 1979. February 5, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6197>
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