H.R. 6042 (110th): Price Stability and Inflation Targeting Act of 2008

Introduced:

May 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

James “Jim” Saxton

Representative for New Jersey's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 13, 2008
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To mandate price stability as the primary goal of the monetary policy of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Open Market Committee.

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H.R. 6053 (Related)
Price Stability Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2008

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History

Introduced
May 13, 2008

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