Bill Text — Nov 14, 2011
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Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Wisconsin
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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 6 pages
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.
Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act - Amends the Sherman Act to declare that any contract, combination, conspiracy, or agreement setting a minimum price below which a product or service cannot ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2261 (110th).
Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 148 (111th).
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Reported by Committee
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 75”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 18, 2010
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2011
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“S. 75 — 112th Congress: Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s75>
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