H.R. 5414 (93rd): Equal Consumer Credit Act

A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to prohibit discrimination on account or sex of marital status against individuals seeking credit.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 8, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 8, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Margaret Heckler

Representative for Massachusetts's 10th congressional district



Mar 8, 1973

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H.R. 5414 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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