H.R. 5473 (94th): Concentrated Industries Anti-Inflation Act


Mar 25, 1975
94th Congress, 1975–1976

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 25, 1975, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John McFall

Representative for California's 14th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish an independent board which shall have the authority to require prenotification of price increases, delay proposed price increases, disapprove proposed price increases, and roll back excessive prices with respect to companies in concentrated industries, in order to reduce inflation in the United States.

Summary (CRS)

3/25/1975--Introduced.Concentrated Industries Anti-Inflation Act - Establishes a Price Restraint Board to be composed of five members who shall issue standards and guidelines for noninflationary price adjustments.States that the basic guideline ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 25, 1975

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5473”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 13359 (95th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 29, 1978

H.R. 4214 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 4, 1975

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