Posts in Category: Legislation

S. 1217 – Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2013

The full text of S. 1217, the Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2013, can be found here. The Congressional Research Service summary of this legislation can be found below, and online here. SUMMARY AS OF: 6/25/2013--Introduced. Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2013 - Establishes the Federal Mortgage Insurance Corporation (FMIC) as an independent agency of the federal government to: (1) develop standard form credit risk-sharing mechanisms, products, Read more [...]

H.R. 2767 – Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act of 2013

The full text of H.R. 2767, the Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act of 2013, can be found here. The Congressional Research Service summary of this legislation can be found below, and online here. SUMMARY AS OF: 7/22/2013--Introduced. Protecting American Taxpayers and Homeowners Act of 2013 - GSE Bailout Elimination and Taxpayer Protection Act - Directs the Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), five years after enactment of this Act, to appoint FHFA as receiver Read more [...]