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TopicBill numberAuthorsort iconInterest positionBecame law
Rural Heritage Conservation Extension Act of 2011 S. 339 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
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
Sensible Accounting to Value Energy Act of 2011 S. 1737 (112th) 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
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
Protecting States, Opening National Parks Act H.R. 3286 (113th) DainesSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to reimburse States that use State funds to operate National Parks during the Federal Government shutdown, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the Secretary of the Treasury to reimburse States that use State funds to operate National Parks during the Federal Government shutdown, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Civilian Property Realignment Act H.R. 1734 (112th) DenhamSplitNo
To decrease the deficit by realigning, consolidating, selling, disposing, and improving the efficiency of federal buildings and other civilian real property, and for other purposes. (by… More
To decrease the deficit by realigning, consolidating, selling, disposing, and improving the efficiency of federal buildings and other civilian real property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Public Access to Public Land Guarantee Act S. 1750 (113th) FlakeSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into agreements with States and political subdivisions of States providing for the continued operation, in… More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture to enter into agreements with States and political subdivisions of States providing for the continued operation, in whole or in part, of public land, units of the National Park System, units of the National Wildlife Refuge System, and units of the National Forest System in the State during any period in which the Secretary of the Interior or the Secretary of Agriculture is unable to maintain normal level of operations at the units due to a lapse in appropriations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Housing Preservation and Tenant Protection Act of 2010 H.R. 4868 (111th) FrankOpposeNo
To prevent the loss of affordable housing dwelling units in the United States. (by CRS)
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act H.R. 4173 (111th) FrankSupportYes
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American… More
A bill to promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, 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
Conservation Easement Incentive Act of 2011 H.R. 1964 (112th) GerlachSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make permanent the special rule for contributions of qualified conservation contributions. (by CRS) Hide
Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2011 H.R. 1610 (112th) GrimmSupportNo
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide end user exemptions from certain provisions of the Commodity Exchange Act and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, 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
Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act H.R. 1564 (113th) HurtSupportNo
To amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to prohibit the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board from requiring public companies to use specific auditors or require the use of different auditors on… More
To amend the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 to prohibit the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board from requiring public companies to use specific auditors or require the use of different auditors on a rotating basis. (by CRS) Hide
Community Restoration and Revitalization Act of 2007 H.R. 1043 (110th) JonesSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rehabilitation credit and the low-income housing credit. (by CRS)
Community Choice in Real Estate Act H.R. 111 (110th) KanjorskiSupportNo
To amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 and the Revised Statutes of the United States to prohibit financial holding companies and national banks from engaging, directly or indirectly, in real… More
To amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 and the Revised Statutes of the United States to prohibit financial holding companies and national banks from engaging, directly or indirectly, in real estate brokerage or real estate management activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Escrow, Appraisal, and Mortgage Servicing Improvements Act H.R. 3837 (110th) KanjorskiSupportNo
To require escrows for certain mortgage loans, to improve mortgage servicing, to promote sustainable homeownership opportunities, to enhance appraisal quality and standards, to better appraisal… More
To require escrows for certain mortgage loans, to improve mortgage servicing, to promote sustainable homeownership opportunities, to enhance appraisal quality and standards, to better appraisal oversight, to mitigate appraiser pressure, and for other purposes. (by CRS) (by CRS) Hide
Energy Efficient Government Technology Act H.R. 2126 (113th) McKinleySupportNo
To promote energy efficiency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Responsible Homeowners Refinancing Act of 2012 S. 3085 (112th) MenéndezOpposeNo
A bill to provide for the expansion of affordable refinancing of mortgages held by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. (by More
A bill to provide for the expansion of affordable refinancing of mortgages held by the Federal National Mortgage Association and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation. (by CRS) Hide
Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act H.R. 1728 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, and for other… More
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Katrina Housing Tax Relief Act of 2007 H.R. 1562 (110th) RangelSupportNo
This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 for housing in the Gulf Opportunity Zones. (by CRS)
Small Business Financing and Investment Act of 2009 H.R. 3854 (111th) SchraderOpposeNo
To amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to improve programs providing access to capital under such Acts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to improve programs providing access to capital under such Acts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
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