To amend the Electronic Fund Tranfer Act to safeguard consumers in connection with the utilization of certain debit cards.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 2, 1999
Length: 11 pages
Feb 2, 1999
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 2, 1999, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 31, 1997
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2319 (105th).
Feb 2, 1999
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May 14, 2001
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1825 (107th).
H.R. 445 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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