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H.R. 2305 (96th): Franchise Reform Act

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A bill to correct inequities in the termination and renewal of franchises, to protect franchisees from unfair practices, to protect franchisors and franchisees from actions inconsistent with the successful operation of franchises, to provide consumers with the benefits which result from a competitive and open market economy, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 21, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 21, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor

Abner Mikva

Representative for Illinois's 10th congressional district

Democrat

Source

History

Feb 21, 1979
 
Introduced

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H.R. 2305 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 96th Congress, which met from Jan 15, 1979 to Dec 16, 1980. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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