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H.R. 3998 (103rd): Check Cashing Consumer Protection Act of 1994

To protect the consumers of check cashing services by encouraging States to establish uniform laws on the regulation of check cashing services and to require the Secretary of the Treasury to study the effectiveness of State efforts with respect to such regulation and make appropriate recommendations to the Congress on such efforts.

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Sponsor and status

Thomas Foglietta

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 10, 1994
Length: 7 pages

Mar 10, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 10, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 10, 1994

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H.R. 3998 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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