S. 2715 (100th): Emergency Bank Consolidation Act of 1988


Aug 10, 1988
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 10, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Proxmire

Senator from Wisconsin


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to authorize the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to order bank subsidiaries of bank holding companies to consolidate if any such bank subsidiary is in danger of closing.

Summary (CRS)

8/10/1988--Introduced.Emergency Bank Consolidation Act of 1988 - Amends the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to authorize the Federal Reserve Board (Board) to order a bank holding company to:(1) reorganize ... Read more >

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Aug 10, 1988

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2715”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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H.R. 4981 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 7, 1988

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