S. 1445 (112th): Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act of 2011


Jul 28, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Charles “Chuck” Schumer

Senior Senator from New York



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Last Updated: Jul 28, 2011
Length: 12 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to designate certain conduct by car and truck rental companies relating to motor vehicle safety defects and recalls as unfair and deceptive acts or practices to be regulated by the Federal Trade Commission, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/28/2011--Introduced.Raechel and Jacqueline Houck Safe Rental Car Act of 2011 - Makes it unlawful for a rental company, unless the defect or noncompliance has already been remedied, to rent, lease, ... Read more >

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Jul 28, 2011

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1445”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4D) (show)
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S. 921 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Jul 30, 2013

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