A bill to amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex or marital status in the granting of credit, and to make certain changes with respect to the civil liability provisions of such act.
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Sponsor and status
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on February 7, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Pennsylvania's 8th congressional district
Feb 7, 1974
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H.R. 12700 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Equal Credit Opportunity Act, H.R. 12700, 93rd Cong. (1974).
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