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S.2338 FHA Modernization Act of 2007, 110th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Dec 17, 2007 Held at the desk.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on December 14, 2007, with a roll call of 93 ayes, 1 nays, and 6 not voting.

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  • 78% of users support S.2338

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    • On February 04, 2008, by michae1 - s.2338 will allow seniors to be able to secure reverse mortgages with the increase of the cap on the amount of money that can be borrowed. I believe the present amount is $417,000. there are many homeowners that need the bill to pass with these new provisions. keep pushing your senate and congress reps. thxs, mike

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      As noted by michae1, a user on OpenCongress.org, on February 04, 2008, "s.2338 will allow seniors to be able to secure reverse mortgages with the increase of the cap on the amount of money that can be borrowed. I believe the present amount is $417,000. there are many homeowners that need the bill to pass with these new provisions. keep pushing your senate and congress reps. thxs, mike"
    • On March 06, 2008, by johnn143 - It has passed and the new amounts are out. I have them for california but not the other states.

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      As noted by johnn143, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 06, 2008, "It has passed and the new amounts are out. I have them for california but not the other states."
    • On March 08, 2008, by johnn143 - California is the first. I do not believe that other states are included as of yet but I could be wrong. Things are happening very quickly now.

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      As noted by johnn143, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 08, 2008, "California is the first. I do not believe that other states are included as of yet but I could be wrong. Things are happening very quickly now."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Can the Fed Cut Foreclosures in 2008? « Room Estate - December 21, 2008 by Room Estate - In the Senate, S. 2338 would prohibit prepayment penalties for all “high cost” loans. The House bill, H.R. 3915, would ban prepayment penalties for high-cost loans. It would limit prepayment penalties for other loans to three years, ...

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      As noted by Room Estate on December 21, 2008, "In the Senate, S. 2338 would prohibit prepayment penalties for all “high cost” loans. The House bill, H.R. 3915, would ban prepayment penalties for high-cost loans. It would limit prepayment penalties for other loans to three years, ..." (http://roomestate.com/can-the-fed-cut-foreclosures-in-2008.html)
    • Deeper Inside the Mountain: 111th Congress - Democratic fault lines - December 06, 2008 by Deeper Inside the Mountain - Senate Vote - S. 2338: FHA Modernization · New Public Laws · Senate Votes - H.R. 2419: Farm Bill (Amendments) · Senate Votes - H.R. 6: CLEAN Energy Act · Senate Committee - Bills Passed · House Votes - H.J.Res. ...

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      As noted by Deeper Inside the Mountain on December 06, 2008, "Senate Vote - S. 2338: FHA Modernization · New Public Laws · Senate Votes - H.R. 2419: Farm Bill (Amendments) · Senate Votes - H.R. 6: CLEAN Energy Act · Senate Committee - Bills Passed · House Votes - H.J.Res. ..." (http://more.gov.mtopgroup.com/2008/12/111th-congress-democratic-fault-lines.html)
    • WELCH: It’s All About Jobs « FOX Forum « FOXNews.com - November 01, 2008 by FOX Forum - (McCain’s Remarks on Economic Woes, 3/25/08; St. Petersburg Times, 1/24/08; S. 256, Vote #22, 3/3/05; S. 2338, Vote #432, 12/14/07). Comment by Jim Nance. October 30th, 2008 at 9:00 pm. Obama’s Cheeseburger Plan. ...

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      As noted by FOX Forum on November 01, 2008, "(McCain’s Remarks on Economic Woes, 3/25/08; St. Petersburg Times, 1/24/08; S. 256, Vote #22, 3/3/05; S. 2338, Vote #432, 12/14/07). Comment by Jim Nance. October 30th, 2008 at 9:00 pm. Obama’s Cheeseburger Plan. ..." (http://foxforum.blogs.foxnews.com/2008/10/30/asseenon_10303/)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • A Tale Told By McCain, Full Of Sound And Fury, Signifying Nothing - March 24, 2008 by Campus Progress, DC - [S. 2338, 12/14/07] McCain failed to sign on to the Predatory Lending Consumer Protection Act. In 2003, McCain didn’t add his name to this legislation, ...

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      As noted by Campus Progress, DC on March 24, 2008, "[S. 2338, 12/14/07] McCain failed to sign on to the Predatory Lending Consumer Protection Act. In 2003, McCain didn’t add his name to this legislation, ..." (http://campusprogress.org/newswire/2729/a-tale-told-by-mccain-full-of-sound-and-fury-signifying-nothing)
    • McCain Promises A Series Of ‘Meetings’ To Solve Housing Crisis - March 24, 2008 by Think Progress, DC - [S. 2338, 12/14/07] – McCain failed to sign on to Truth in Lending Act. Less than four months ago, McCain failed to sign on to this bipartisan initiative ...

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      As noted by Think Progress, DC on March 24, 2008, "[S. 2338, 12/14/07] – McCain failed to sign on to Truth in Lending Act. Less than four months ago, McCain failed to sign on to this bipartisan initiative ..." (http://thinkprogress.org/2008/03/25/mccain-housing-speech/)
    • Sununu to host mortgage workshops - February 29, 2008 by The Union Leader, NH - In addition to hosting the workshops, Sununu has supported the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Modernization Act (S. 2338), which the US Senate passed ...

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      As noted by The Union Leader, NH on February 29, 2008, "In addition to hosting the workshops, Sununu has supported the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Modernization Act (S. 2338), which the US Senate passed ..." (http://www.unionleader.com/article.aspx?headline=Sununu+to+host+mortgage+workshops&articleId=488495f9-6a42-4e60-abd1-f2982dd6384d)
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