New Cosponsor — Nov 6, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27]
The bill now has 18 cosponsors (18 Democrats).
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.
7/8/2009--Introduced.Consumer Financial Protection Agency Act of 2009 - Establishes the Consumer Financial Protection Agency as an independent executive agency to regulate the provision of consumer financial products or services (products ... Read more >
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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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3126>
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