H.R. 17339 (93rd): A bill to make it an unfair practice for any retailer to increase the price of certain consumer commodities once he marks the price on any such consumer commodity, and to permit the Federal Trade Commission to order any such retailer to refund any amounts of money obtained by so increasing the price of such consumer commodity.

Introduced:

Oct 11, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 11, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Angelo Roncallo

Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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 >
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H.R. 16790 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 1974

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Introduced
Oct 11, 1974

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