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H.R. 2217 (111th): Student Credit Card Transparency Act of 2009

To amend the Truth in Lending Act to require creditors to report the terms and conditions of all business, marketing, promotional agreements and college affinity card agreements with institutions of higher education and alumni organizations, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Patrick J. Murphy

Sponsor. Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2009
Length: 6 pages
Apr 30, 2009
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 627: Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on May 22, 2009. (compare text)

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)



Apr 30, 2009

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H.R. 2217 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2217. This is the one from the 111th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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