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This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
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
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.
9/23/2008--Passed House amended.Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 2008 - Section2 - Amends the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit a creditor from increasing any annual percentage rate of ... Read more >
The bill’s title was 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.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5244”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5244>
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