To direct the Federal Trade Commission to issue rules which prohibit expiration dates and fees on gift certificates.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2005
Length: 3 pages
Jan 4, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 4, 2005
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H.R. 85 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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