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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Dec 20, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Died in a previous Congress
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
- See Instead:
S. 2177 (same title)
Passed Senate — Apr 22, 1980
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).
H.R. 6197 (96th) was 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.
This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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