To direct the Federal Trade Commission to establish rules to prohibit unfair or deceptive acts or practices related to the provision of funeral goods or funeral services.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 12, 2016
Length: 11 pages
May 12, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 12, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 21, 2010
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3655 (111th).
Mar 3, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 900 (112th).
May 12, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 24, 2016
Considered by Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 5212 (114th) was a 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.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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