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


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.


Thomas Foglietta

Representative for Pennsylvania's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 10, 1994
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

3/10/1994--Introduced.Check Cashing Consumer Protection Act of 1994 - Expresses the sense of the Congress that States should:(1) establish uniform laws for licensing and regulating businesses which are not depository institutions ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 10, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3998”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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