A bill to prohibit unfair or deceptive acts and practices of household goods carriers; to provide for the fair, timely, and inexpensive resolution of household goods shipper disputes; and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
96th Congress (1979–1980)
This bill was introduced on February 20, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Representative for Texas's 8th congressional district
Feb 20, 1980
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H.R. 6541 (96th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6541. This is the one from the 96th Congress.
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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Household Goods Shipper Protection Act, H.R. 6541, 96th Cong. (1980).
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