Real estate

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Consumer Mortgage Choice Act H.R. 1077 (113th) HuizengaSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by CRS) Hide
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2013 H.R. 1129 (113th) CobleSupportNo
To limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS)
Energy Efficient Government Technology Act H.R. 2126 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To promote energy efficiency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Secret Ballot Protection Act H.R. 2346 (113th) RoeSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board. (by CRS) Hide
Representation Fairness Restoration Act H.R. 2347 (113th) PriceSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to the criteria for determining employee units appropriate for the purposes of collective bargaining. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to the criteria for determining employee units appropriate for the purposes of collective bargaining. (by CRS) Hide
Mortgage Choice Act of 2013 H.R. 3211 (113th) HuizengaSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by CRS) Hide
America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2014 H.R. 4457 (113th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend increased expensing limitations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Make Permanent and Expand the Temporary Minimum Credit Rate for the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program. H.R. 4717 (113th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent and expand the temporary minimum credit rate for the low-income housing tax credit program. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent and expand the temporary minimum credit rate for the low-income housing tax credit program. (by CRS) Hide
Restoring Proven Financing for American Employers Act H.R. 5461 (113th) BarrSupportNo
To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and… More
To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act H.R. 677 (113th) StiversSupportNo
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by More
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by CRS) Hide
Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 H.R. 684 (113th) WomackSupportNo
To restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sensible Accounting to Value Energy Act of 2013 S. 1106 (113th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to improve the accuracy of mortgage underwriting used by Federal mortgage agencies by ensuring that energy costs are included in the underwriting process, to reduce the amount of energy… More
A bill to improve the accuracy of mortgage underwriting used by Federal mortgage agencies by ensuring that energy costs are included in the underwriting process, to reduce the amount of energy consumed by homes, to facilitate the creation of energy efficiency retrofit and construction jobs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Better Buildings Act of 2013 S. 1191 (113th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to facilitate better alignment, cooperation, and best practices between commercial real estate landlords and tenants regarding energy efficiency in buildings, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to facilitate better alignment, cooperation, and best practices between commercial real estate landlords and tenants regarding energy efficiency in buildings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mortgage Choice Act of 2013 S. 1577 (113th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by More
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to improve upon the definitions provided for points and fees in connection with a mortgage transaction. (by CRS) Hide
National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2014 S. 2244 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the termination date of the Terrorism Insurance Program established under the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 S. 336 (113th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 S. 743 (113th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2012 H.R. 1433 (112th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To protect private property rights. (by CRS)
Common Sense Economic Recovery Act of 2011 H.R. 1723 (112th) PoseySupportNo
To permit certain current loans that would otherwise be treated as non-accrual loans as accrual loans for certain purposes. (by More
To permit certain current loans that would otherwise be treated as non-accrual loans as accrual loans for certain purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Main Street Fairness Act H.R. 2701 (112th) ConyersSupportNo
To promote simplification and fairness in the administration and collection of sales and use taxes. (by CRS)
Real Estate Jobs and Investment Act of 2011 H.R. 2989 (112th) BradySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investments in United States real property interests, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt certain stock of real estate investment trusts from the tax on foreign investments in United States real property interests, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act H.R. 3080 (112th) CantorSupportYes
To implement the United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement. (by CRS)
Workforce Democracy and Fairness Act H.R. 3094 (112th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to representation hearings and the timing of elections of labor organizations under that Act. (by More
To amend the National Labor Relations Act with respect to representation hearings and the timing of elections of labor organizations under that Act. (by CRS) Hide
Marketplace Equity Act of 2011 H.R. 3179 (112th) WomackSupportNo
To improve the States' rights to enforce the collection of State sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protecting Main Street End-Users From Excessive Regulation H.R. 3527 (112th) HultgrenSupportNo
To amend the Commodity Exchange Act to clarify the definition of swap dealer. (by CRS)
American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Financing Act of 2012 H.R. 3864 (112th) CampOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend authorities relating to the Highway Trust Fund, to provide revenues for highway programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend authorities relating to the Highway Trust Fund, to provide revenues for highway programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Carried Interest Fairness Act of 2012 H.R. 4016 (112th) LevinOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the proper tax treatment of personal service income earned in pass-thru entities. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the proper tax treatment of personal service income earned in pass-thru entities. (by CRS) Hide
Domestic Energy and Jobs Act H.R. 4480 (112th) GardnerOpposeNo
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of… More
To provide for the development of a plan to increase oil and gas exploration, development, and production under oil and gas leases of Federal lands under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of the Interior, and the Secretary of Defense in response to a drawdown of petroleum reserves from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. (by CRS) Hide
Update and Streamline REIT Act of 2012 H.R. 5746 (112th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain rules applicable to real estate investment trusts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify certain rules applicable to real estate investment trusts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Taxpayer Protection Act of 2012 H.R. 6477 (112th) SiresOpposeNo
To strengthen America's financial infrastructure, by requiring pre-funding for catastrophe losses using private insurance premium dollars to protect taxpayers from massive bailouts, and to… More
To strengthen America's financial infrastructure, by requiring pre-funding for catastrophe losses using private insurance premium dollars to protect taxpayers from massive bailouts, and to provide dedicated funding from insurance premiums to improve catastrophe preparedness, loss prevention and mitigation, and to improve the availability and affordability of homeowners insurance coverage for catastrophic events, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States Covered Bond Act of 2011 H.R. 940 (112th) GarrettSupportNo
To establish standards for covered bond programs and a covered bond regulatory oversight program, and for other purposes. (by More
To establish standards for covered bond programs and a covered bond regulatory oversight program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Main Street Fairness Act S. 1452 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to promote simplification and fairness in the administration and collection of sales and use taxes. (by CRS)
Marketplace Fairness Act S. 1832 (112th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to restore States' sovereign rights to enforce State and local sales and use tax laws, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States Covered Bond Act S. 1835 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to establish standards for covered bond programs and a covered bond regulatory oversight program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish standards for covered bond programs and a covered bond regulatory oversight program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Limiting Investor and Homeowner Loss in Foreclosure Act of 2010 S. 222 (112th) WhitehouseOpposeNo
A bill to limit investor and homeowner losses in foreclosures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Commercial Building Modernization Act S. 3591 (112th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and extend the deduction for new and existing energy-efficient commercial buildings, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve and extend the deduction for new and existing energy-efficient commercial buildings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2011 S. 509 (112th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Credit Union Act, to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Credit Union Act, to advance the ability of credit unions to promote small business growth and economic development opportunities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2009 H.R. 1237 (111th) SánchezOpposeNo
To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009 H.R. 1507 (111th) Van HollenSupportNo
To amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend chapter 23 of title 5, United States Code, relating to disclosures of information protected from prohibited personnel practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009 H.R. 3126 (111th) FrankOpposeNo
To establish the Consumer Financial Protection Agency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
TARP Reform and Accountability Act of 2009 H.R. 384 (111th) FrankSupportNo
To reform the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury and ensure accountability under such Program. (by More
To reform the Troubled Assets Relief Program of the Secretary of the Treasury and ensure accountability under such Program. (by CRS) Hide
FHA Reform Act of 2010 H.R. 5072 (111th) WatersSupportNo
To improve the financial safety and soundness of the FHA mortgage insurance program. (by CRS)
Main Street Fairness Act H.R. 5660 (111th) DelahuntSupportNo
To promote simplification and fairness in the administration and collection of sales and use taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote simplification and fairness in the administration and collection of sales and use taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act S. 512 (111th) MartinezOpposeNo
A bill to amend chapter 1 of title 9, United States Code with respect to arbitration. (by CRS)
Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act of 2009 S. 729 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation… More
A bill to amend the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to permit States to determine State residency for higher education purposes and to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain alien students who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
REIT Investment Diversification and Empowerment Act of 2007 H.R. 1147 (110th) CrowleySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain provisions applicable to real estate investment trusts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to simplify certain provisions applicable to real estate investment trusts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Leasehold Improvement Depreciation Act of 2007 H.R. 2014 (110th) CrowleySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for the depreciation of certain leasehold improvements and to modify the depreciation rules relating to… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the 15-year recovery period for the depreciation of certain leasehold improvements and to modify the depreciation rules relating to such leasehold improvements for purposes of computing earnings and profits. (by CRS) Hide
Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 3996 (110th) RangelOpposeYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend certain expiring provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax Act of 2008 H.R. 5351 (110th) RangelSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax incentives for the production of renewable energy and energy conservation. (by CRS) Hide
Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 2285 (110th) DoddSupportNo
To reauthorize the Federal terrorism risk insurance program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Public Buildings Cost Reduction Act of 2007 S. 992 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
This bill aims to reduce emissions by using cost-effective lighting in public buildings (by CRS)
Expanding American Homeownership Act of 2006 H.R. 5121 (109th) NeySupportNo
To modernize and update the National Housing Act and enable the Federal Housing Administration to use risk-based pricing to more effectively reach underserved borrowers, and for other purposes.… More
To modernize and update the National Housing Act and enable the Federal Housing Administration to use risk-based pricing to more effectively reach underserved borrowers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Junk Fax Prevention Act of 2005 S. 714 (109th) SmithSupportYes
A bill to amend section 227 of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 227) relating to the prohibition on junk fax transmissions. (by More
A bill to amend section 227 of the Communications Act of 1934 (47 U.S.C. 227) relating to the prohibition on junk fax transmissions. (by CRS) Hide