New Cosponsor — Nov 4, 2009
New Cosponsor: Rep. George Miller [D-CA11, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 15 cosponsors (15 Democrats).
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Oct 29, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 29, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Oct 29, 2009
Length: 5 pages
To amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish limits on certain fees with regard to credit card accounts under open end consumer credit plans, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3977”). 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. (2016). H.R. 3977 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Fee Limitation and Accountability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3977
“H.R. 3977 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Fee Limitation and Accountability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3977>
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