H.R. 5301 (98th): Expedited Funds Availability Act


Mar 29, 1984
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 29, 1984, 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 limit the number of days a depository institution may restrict the availability of funds which are deposited by check.

Summary (CRS)

3/29/1984--Introduced.Expedited Funds Availability Act - Requires the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to begin to develop a system to provide that:(1) funds deposited by checks drawn on ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 29, 1984

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5301”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 28 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: May 5, 1987

H.R. 5360 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 4, 1984

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