H.R. 2859 (109th): Servicemembers Interest Rate Relief Act of 2005


Jun 9, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim Ryun

Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 9, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to provide improved interest rate relief for servicemembers during periods of military service.

Summary (CRS)

6/9/2005--Introduced.Servicemembers Interest Rate Relief Act of 2005 - Amends the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act to revise the six percent maximum annual interest rate to be charged on debts incurred by ... Read more >

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Jun 9, 2005

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2859”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (2R, 2D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 4563 (Related)
Servicemembers Interest Rate Relief Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 15, 2005

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