H.R. 3156 (112th): Consumer Debit Card Protection Act


Oct 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2011
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To repeal the debit card interchange price control provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and restore balance to the electronic payments system, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Consumer Debit Card Protection Act - Amends the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act to repeal the authority granted the Consumer Financial Protection Board (CFPB) to prescribe regulations ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 12, 2011

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. 3156”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (7D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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