Georgia Housing Bond Issuance Is Threatened by S&P Action

DeSue, Tedra
January 2003
Bond Buyer;1/28/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31561, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on a public hearing by lawmakers in Georgia on a law aimed at curbing predatory mortgage lending which may affect housing bond issuance of state's largest debt issuers Georgia Housing and Finance Authority. Potential liability resulting from violation of the act; Senator who is trying to keep the law intact; Effects of an announcement by credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's Corp.


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