About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish an equitable ceiling on credit card interest rates, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Sep 23, 2004
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5138”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5138 — 108th Congress: Fair Credit Card Interest Rate Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr5138
“H.R. 5138 — 108th Congress: Fair Credit Card Interest Rate Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2004. February 13, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr5138>
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