H.R. 3236 (108th): Permanently Inhibit Gougers Act


Oct 2, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 2, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Gerald “Jerry” Kleczka

Representative for Wisconsin's 4th congressional district



Read Text »
Last Updated: Oct 2, 2003
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit price gouging of products and services that are widely needed during a designated disaster.

Summary (CRS)

Permanently Inhibit Gougers Act - Declares that it shall be unlawful for commercial vendors in areas designated as disaster areas to raise the price of products or services that are ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 2, 2003

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. 3236”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

Links & tools

Primary Source

THOMAS.gov (The Library of Congress)

GovTrack gets most information from THOMAS, which is updated generally one day after events occur. Activity since the last update may not be reflected here. Data comes via the congress project.


Click a format for a citation suggestion: