New Cosponsor — Mar 3, 2010
New Cosponsor: Rep. Joe Sestak [D-PA7, 2007-2010]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (13 Democrats, 4 Republicans).
Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 12 pages
To amend the antitrust laws to ensure competitive market-based rates and terms for merchants' access to electronic payment systems.
6/4/2009--Introduced.Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2009 - Sets forth a limited antitrust immunity to providers of covered electronic payment systems and merchants for negotiation of access rates and terms. ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5546 (110th).
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2695”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2695 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2695
“H.R. 2695 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr2695>
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