New Cosponsor — Nov 6, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (18 Democrats).
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Jul 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2009
Length: 229 pages
To establish the Consumer Financial Protection Agency, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3126”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3126 — 111th Congress: Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3126
“H.R. 3126 — 111th Congress: Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3126>
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