H.R. 687 (99th): Funds Availability Act


Jan 24, 1985
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 24, 1985, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John LaFalce

Representative for New York's 32nd congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to require the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to impose limitations on the number of days a depository institution may restrict the availability of funds which are deposited by check.

Summary (CRS)

1/24/1985--Introduced.Funds Availability Act - Requires the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to promulgate regulations to establish a reasonable period of time within which a depository institution shall ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 24, 1985

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 687”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 6168 (98th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 10, 1984

H.R. 897 (100th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 29, 1987

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