S. 3501 (93rd): Consumer Claims Court Act


May 16, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 16, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marlow Cook

Senator from Kentucky


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide assistance to encourage States to establish consumer claims courts and to provide for resolution by U.S. magistrate of certain consumer claims.

Summary (CRS)

5/16/1974--Introduced.Consumer Claims Court Act - TitleI - State ProgramsEmpowers the Attorney General to make grants and provide assistance to States to carry out the provisions of this Title. Sets forth ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 16, 1974

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