H.R. 16590 (93rd): Franchise Act


Aug 22, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 22, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel Young

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide for regulation of business franchises, to require a full disclosure of the nature of interest in business franchises, to provide for increased protection of the public interest in the sale of business franchises, and to provide for fair competition in the negotiation of franchise agreements.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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Aug 22, 1974

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