New Cosponsor — Dec 22, 2009
New Cosponsor: Sen. Patty Murray [D-WA]
The bill now has 21 cosponsors (21 Democrats).
Oct 26, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on October 27, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Connecticut
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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2009
Length: 4 pages
A bill to establish a moratorium on credit card interest rate increases, and for other purposes.
Credit Card Rate Freeze Act of 2009 - Prohibits a creditor, during a specified nine-month period, from: (1) increasing any annual percentage rate (APR), fee, or finance charge applicable to ... Read more >
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 Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1927”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1927 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Rate Freeze Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1927
“S. 1927 — 111th Congress: Credit Card Rate Freeze Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1927>
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