Summary: H.Con.Res.392 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.392. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/17/2008)

Supports: (1) the goal of increasing U.S. homeownership; and (2) first-time homeownership programs, including the With Ownership, Wealth Initiative of the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute National Housing Initiative, and initiatives of the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development.

Recognizes homeownership's importance in establishing financial independence.

Urges federal, state, and local governments to: (1) take appropriate actions to encourage homeownership and fair housing practices; (2) confront all forms of predatory lending with swift legislative action; and (3) fund private fair housing organizations to protect and educate the public.

Recommits Congress to making fair housing and homeownership a 110th Congress priority.