H.R. 946 (110th): Consumer Overdraft Protection Fair Practices Act

Introduced:

Feb 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 8, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 8, 2007
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend the protections of the Truth in Lending Act to overdraft protection programs and services provided by depository institutions, to require customer consent before a depository institution may initiate overdraft protection services and fees, to enhance the information made available to consumers relating to overdraft protection services and fees, to prohibit systematic manipulation in the posting of checks and other debits to a depository account for the purpose of generating overdraft protection fees, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 8, 2007
 
Introduced

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