S. 3241 (111th): Safe, Accountable, Fair, and Efficient Banking Act of 2010


Apr 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Sherrod Brown

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Apr 21, 2010
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for a safe, accountable, fair, and efficient banking system, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/21/2010--Introduced.Safe, Accountable, Fair, and Efficient Banking Act of 2010 or the SAFE Banking Act of 2010 - Amends the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to prohibit a bank holding ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 21, 2010

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3241”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3048 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2012

H.R. 5159 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 28, 2010

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