S. 148 (111th): Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 18, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Herbert “Herb” Kohl

Senator from Wisconsin

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2010
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to restore the rule that agreements between manufacturers and retailers, distributors, or wholesalers to set the minimum price below which the manufacturer's product or service cannot be sold violates the Sherman Act.

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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Mar 18, 2010
 
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