There is one summary for H.R.7189. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (09/27/2008)

Public-Private Partnerships Community Stabilization Act of 2008 - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury, in carrying out any Act that provides authority to purchase troubled assets from financial institutions, to provide systematically for purchases from the Secretary, by public-private partnerships established at the community, local, and regional levels, of vacant residential properties the Secretary owns, holds, or controls by reason of purchases of troubled assets.

Requires any federal property manager to provide for purchases by such partnerships of properties owned, held, or controlled by the manager, for the purpose of retaining the value of such properties, stabilizing communities, and minimizing the fiscal impacts of such Act on taxpayers.