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.
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 1974
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 16590” means this is a House of Representatives 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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
13 cosponsors (7D, 5R, 1I) (show)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)(joined Jan 3, 1973)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16590 — 93rd Congress: Franchise Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16590
“H.R. 16590 — 93rd Congress: Franchise Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. April 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16590>
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