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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2007
Length: 12 pages
Feb 8, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 8, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jul 27, 2005
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3449 (109th).
Feb 8, 2007
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Mar 12, 2009
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1456 (111th).
H.R. 946 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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