MA H550 | 2017-2018 | 190th General Court

Note: Legislation replaced by H4778


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 33-0)
Status: Introduced on January 23 2017 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-07-18 - Accompanied a study order, see H4778
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


By Ms. Keefe of Worcester, a petition of Mary S. Keefe and others that banks be required to mediate in good faith with homeowners to identify alternative resolutions before starting foreclosures. Financial Services.

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To facilitate alternatives to foreclosure



2018-07-18HouseAccompanied a study order, see H4778
2017-10-18JointHearing scheduled for 10/24/2017 from 10:30 AM-01:00 PM in A-2
2017-01-23SenateSenate concurred
2017-01-23HouseReferred to the Joint Committee on Financial Services

Same As/Similar To

S147 (Similar To) 2017-10-02 - Hearing scheduled for 10/17/2017 from 01:00 PM-04:00 PM in B-2
S576 (Similar To) 2018-04-30 - Accompanied a study order, see S2496
H533 (Similar To) 2018-07-18 - Accompanied a study order, see H4778
S841 (Similar To) 2018-03-01 - Accompanied a study order, see S2313
S1357 (Similar To) 2018-02-26 - Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
S2111 (Similar To) 2017-08-01 - Signed by the Governor, Chapter 61 of the Acts of 2017
H4778 (Replaced by) 2018-07-18 - Discharged to the committee on House Rules

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