Vote — Nov 30, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 79/7
May 7, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on May 7, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: May 7, 2008
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To amend the Truth in Lending Act to impose a cap on the rate of interest that may be charged on consumer credit card accounts, and for other purposes.
5/7/2008--Introduced.Fair and Justifiable Credit Card Interest Rate Act of 2008 - Amends the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit the annual percentage rate applicable to any extension of credit on ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5988 — 110th Congress: Fair and Justifiable Credit Card Interest Rate Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5988
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