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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Dec 20, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
This bill was introduced on December 20, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 9th congressional district
Passed Senate — Apr 22, 1980
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.
Emergency Home Purchase Assistance Authority Amendments of 1979 - Amends the National Housing Act to remove the specific dollar limitations on the original principal obligation of a mortgage which may ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed Senate
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.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/96/hr6197>
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