Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Mar 8, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974
This bill was introduced on March 8, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit discrimination on account or sex of marital status against individuals seeking credit.
3/8/1973--Introduced.Equal Consumer Credit Act - Prohibits, under the Truth in Lending Act, discrimination on account of sex or marital status against individuals seeking credit in connection with any consumer credit ... 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. 5414”). 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. 5414 — 93rd Congress: Equal Consumer Credit Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5414
“H.R. 5414 — 93rd Congress: Equal Consumer Credit Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1973. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/93/hr5414>
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