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- Full Title
To establish a limit on the fee which certain persons may charge for cashing checks and other instruments, to require depository institutions to cash checks issued by the United States or a State, and to provide that checks drawn by the Federal Government may be mailed only to the personal residence or primary place of business of the payee, to a Federal post office box, or to a federally insured depository institution at which the payee holds an account.
- Summary (CRS)
3/24/1993--Introduced.Check Cashing Act of 1933 - Sets forth licensing requirements for businesses that engage in issuing, redeeming, or cashing checks, travellers' checks, money orders, or similar instruments, or that transmit ...
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Mar 24, 1993
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Mar 1, 1995
Reintroduced Bill —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1095 (104th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1448”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
34 cosponsors (34D)
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H.R. 1095 (104th)
was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 1995
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1448 — 103rd Congress: Check Cashing Act of 1993. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr1448
“H.R. 1448 — 103rd Congress: Check Cashing Act of 1993.” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr1448>
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