Since the beginning of the crisis in late 2008, the U.S Government and Congress have passed a number of bills into law. These bills have been designed to inject liquidity into the financial markets, increase availability of credit, and encourage consumer spending. A number of regulations have also been introduced to curb practices in the sub-prime mortgage industry.
- Economic Stimulus Act of 2008
- Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008
- Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008