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S. 2155: Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act

About the bill

Even some Democrats believe that the 2010 law passed in response to the Great Recession went too far and may have inadvertently punished smaller loaning and lending institutions.

The Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Actwould pare some of those rules back — and many red state and rural Democrats are on board.


After the financial crash and Great Recession of 2008–09, a Democratically-controlled Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010. The bill tightened regulations on the financial institutions which most ...

Sponsor and status

Michael Crapo

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Idaho. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 14, 2018
Length: 196 pages

Nov 16, 2017


Passed Senate (House next) on Mar 14, 2018

This bill passed in the Senate on March 14, 2018 and goes to the House next for consideration.


64% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: estimates S. 2155 will spend $438 million through 2027.


Nov 16, 2017

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Dec 5, 2017
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 14, 2018
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 2155 is 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.

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