Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 23, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 2, 2008
Length: 26 pages
About the bill
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish fair and transparent practices relating to the extension of credit under an open end consumer credit plan, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 1476 (110th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5244 — 110th Congress: Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5244
“H.R. 5244 — 110th Congress: Credit Cardholders’ Bill of Rights Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. August 27, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5244>
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