H.R. 13058 (95th): Abandoned Bank Accounts Act

Introduced:
Jun 08, 1978 (95th Congress, 1977–1978)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
William Ketchum
Representative for California's 18th congressional district
Party
Republican
 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 8, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 08, 1978
Referred to Committee Jun 08, 1978
 
Full Title

A bill to assist in the location of owners of unclaimed and abandoned bank accounts, and for other purposes.

Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Financial Services

House Ways and Means

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6/8/1978--Introduced.
Abandoned Bank Accounts Act - Amends the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 and the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare to, upon written request, disclose the mailing address of any individual to an officer of any depository institution or other bank or savings institution solely for the purpose of notifying such taxpayer of an account in such bank or institution which may be subject to State laws providing for the escheat or custodial taking of unclaimed or abandoned property.

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