A bill to amend title 18 of the United States Code to provide penalties for credit and debit card counterfeiting and related fraud.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Senator for South Carolina. Republican.
Sep 21, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 25, 1984 but was never passed by the House.
Sep 21, 1983
Nov 10, 1983
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 25, 1984
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 1870 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 98th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1983 to Oct 12, 1984. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2017). S. 1870 — 98th Congress: Credit and Debit Card Counterfeiting and Fraud Act of 1984. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s1870
“S. 1870 — 98th Congress: Credit and Debit Card Counterfeiting and Fraud Act of 1984.” www.GovTrack.us. 1983. December 13, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/98/s1870>
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