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Nov 13, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced on November 13, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 1997
Length: 17 pages
To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to protect consumers from inadequate disclosures and certain abusive practices in rent-to-own transactions, and for other purposes.
Rent-To-Own Reform Act of 1997 - Amends the Consumer Credit Protection Act to designate a new title X as the Rent-To-Own Protection Act to prohibit a seller in a rent-to-own ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3060 — 105th Congress: Rent-To-Own Reform Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr3060
“H.R. 3060 — 105th Congress: Rent-To-Own Reform Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/hr3060>
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