H.R. 5280 (96th): Depository Institutions Act of 1979


Sep 14, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 14, 1979, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Fernand St. Germain

Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Bank Act to provide for financial regulation simplification and to increase home mortgage financing, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/14/1979--Introduced.Depository Institutions Act of 1979 - TitleI - Amendments to the National Banking LawsMakes changes with respect to the following: (1) the power of national banks to purchase, hold, and ... Read more >

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Sep 14, 1979

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H.R. 5094 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Sep 22, 1988

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