S. 75 (112th): Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act

Introduced:

Jan 25, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 3, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Herbert “Herb” Kohl
Senator from Wisconsin
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2011
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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S. 148 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 18, 2010

H.R. 3406 (Related)
Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 14, 2011

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The “S.” in “S. 75” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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History

Introduced
Jan 25, 2011
Reported by Committee
Nov 3, 2011

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Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (8D) (show)
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