H.R. 6053 (110th): Price Stability Act of 2008


May 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Ryan

Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: May 14, 2008
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to focus on price stability in establishing monetary policy to ensure the stable, long-term purchasing power of the currency, to repeal the Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act of 1978, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/14/2008--Introduced.Price Stability Act of 2008 - Declares it is US policy that the principal economic responsibilities of the Government are to establish both long-term economic growth and increases in living ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 14, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6053”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (5R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6042 (Related)
Price Stability and Inflation Targeting Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 2008

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