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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Sep 23, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on September 23, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district
9/23/1974--Introduced.Makes it a violation of the Federal Trade Commission Act for any retailer to increase the price of consumer commodities once he marks the price on any such consumer commodity, ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 16790”). 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 committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 16790 — 93rd Congress: A bill to make it an unfair practice for any retailer to increase the price .... Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16790
“H.R. 16790 — 93rd Congress: A bill to make it an unfair practice for any retailer to increase the price ....” www.GovTrack.us. 1974. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr16790>
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