H.R. 3639 (111th): Expedited CARD Reform for Consumers Act of 2009


Sep 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 4, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2009
Length: 9 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 to establish an earlier effective date for various consumer protections, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Amends the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 (Credit CARD Act of 2009) to: (1) make Title I: Consumer Protection, Title II: Enhanced Consumer Disclosures, ... Read more >

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Sep 24, 2009

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Oct 22, 2009
Reported by Committee

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Nov 4, 2009
Passed House

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3639”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


38 cosponsors (38D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Nov 4, 2009 2:14 p.m.
Agreed to 427/0
Nov 4, 2009 2:30 p.m.
Agreed to 251/174
Nov 4, 2009 2:36 p.m.
Agreed to 353/71
Nov 4, 2009 2:44 p.m.
Agreed to 249/173
Nov 4, 2009 3:25 p.m.
Passed 331/92

Related Bills

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S. 1833 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 21, 2009

H.Res. 884 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 4, 2009

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