H.R. 2695 (111th): Credit Card Fair Fee Act of 2009


Jun 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conyers Jr.

Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2009
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the antitrust laws to ensure competitive market-based rates and terms for merchants' access to electronic payment systems.

Summary (CRS)

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.


Jun 4, 2009

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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.


17 cosponsors (13D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 5546 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

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Last Action: Jul 16, 2008

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