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S.1799 Fairness and Accountability in Receiving Overdraft Coverage Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Nov 17, 2009 Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Hearings held.

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  • 62% of users support S.1799

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    • National Consumer Law Center

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    • Community Bankers Association of Ohio

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    • Credit Union National Association

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Here Comes the Bank Overdraft Fee Regulation: What to Expect With ... - August 15, 2010 by FiGuide - The Fed rules also come as lawmakers in both houses of Congress are considering bills (H.R. 3904 and S. 1799) to curb overdraft abuses. The proposed bills are more far reaching than the Fed rules and include bans on multiple overdraft ...

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      As noted by FiGuide on August 15, 2010, "The Fed rules also come as lawmakers in both houses of Congress are considering bills (H.R. 3904 and S. 1799) to curb overdraft abuses. The proposed bills are more far reaching than the Fed rules and include bans on multiple overdraft ..." (http://www.figuide.com/here-comes-the-bank-overdraft-fee-regulation-what-to-expect-with-your-bank.html)
    • Common Sense and Your Money: New Law August 15th on Debit Card ... - August 14, 2010 by Common Sense and Your Money - The Fed rules also come as lawmakers in both houses of Congress are considering bills (H.R. 3904 and S. 1799) to curb overdraft abuses. The proposed bills are more far reaching than the Fed rules and include bans on multiple overdraft ...

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      As noted by Common Sense and Your Money on August 14, 2010, "The Fed rules also come as lawmakers in both houses of Congress are considering bills (H.R. 3904 and S. 1799) to curb overdraft abuses. The proposed bills are more far reaching than the Fed rules and include bans on multiple overdraft ..." (http://commonsenseandyourmoney.blogspot.com/2010/08/new-law-august-15th-on-debit-card.html)
    • S1799B - NY Senate Open Legislation - Establishes state agency ... - May 12, 2010 by NY Senate Open Legislation - (F) REQUIREMENTS FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF ONE OR MORE SENIOR STAFF OF THE CORPORATION TO OVERSEE THE CORPORATION'S PROGRAMS ESTABLISHED TO S. 1799--B 6 PROMOTE AND ASSIST: (I) PARTICIPATION BY MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSI NESS ENTERPRISES ...

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      As noted by NY Senate Open Legislation on May 12, 2010, "(F) REQUIREMENTS FOR THE APPOINTMENT OF ONE OR MORE SENIOR STAFF OF THE CORPORATION TO OVERSEE THE CORPORATION'S PROGRAMS ESTABLISHED TO S. 1799--B 6 PROMOTE AND ASSIST: (I) PARTICIPATION BY MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSI NESS ENTERPRISES ..." (http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S1799B)

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