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S.235 Credit Cardholders' Bill of Rights Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jan 14, 2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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  • 73% of users support S.235

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    • National Training and Information Center

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    • Public Citizen

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    • Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now

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    • Americans for Fairness in Lending

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    • Consumer Federation of America

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    • Center for Responsible Lending

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    • Consumer Action

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    • Demos

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    • National Consumer Law Center

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    • National Small Business Association

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    • American Bankers Association

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    • Independent Community Bankers of America

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    • Credit Union National Association

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On April 19, 2009, by carigis - anything to reign in card companies is good in my book.... now lets change the max interest rate to 15% and we have a start.

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      As noted by carigis, a user on OpenCongress.org, on April 19, 2009, "anything to reign in card companies is good in my book.... now lets change the max interest rate to 15% and we have a start."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • S.235: Lieutenant Colonel Dominic 'Rocky' Baragona Justice for ... - January 30, 2011 by opencongress.org - Claire McCaskill [D-MO] introduced S. 235: A bill to provide personal jurisdiction in causes of action against contractors of the United States performing contracts abroad with respect to members of the Armed Forces, civilian employees . ... OpenCongress i

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      As noted by opencongress.org on January 30, 2011, "Claire McCaskill [D-MO] introduced S. 235: A bill to provide personal jurisdiction in causes of action against contractors of the United States performing contracts abroad with respect to members of the Armed Forces, civilian employees . ... OpenCongress i" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s235/show)
    • [White Refugees]: The Boer Volkstaat Secession Solution: Have You ... - January 01, 2011 by [White Refugees] - S. 235 of the SA Constitution and the Accord on Afrikaner Self-Determination between the Freedom Front, the African National Congress and the South African Government/National Party (Encl. to Briefing Paper); ...

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      As noted by [White Refugees] on January 01, 2011, "S. 235 of the SA Constitution and the Accord on Afrikaner Self-Determination between the Freedom Front, the African National Congress and the South African Government/National Party (Encl. to Briefing Paper); ..." (http://why-we-are-white-refugees.blogspot.com/2011/01/boer-volkstaat-secession-solution-have.html)
    • Long Walk Since Freedom: The Boer Volkstaat Secession Solution ... - January 01, 2011 by Long Walk Since Freedom - S. 235 of the SA Constitution and the Accord on Afrikaner Self-Determination between the Freedom Front, the African National Congress and the South African Government/National Party (Encl. to Briefing Paper); ...

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      As noted by Long Walk Since Freedom on January 01, 2011, "S. 235 of the SA Constitution and the Accord on Afrikaner Self-Determination between the Freedom Front, the African National Congress and the South African Government/National Party (Encl. to Briefing Paper); ..." (http://longwalksincefreedom.blogspot.com/2011/01/boer-volkstaat-secession-solution-have.html)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Obama: Send me credit card legislation this month - May 10, 2009 by NevadaAppeal.com - ...sight, and we need to give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs,” he said. ——— On the Net: White House: http://tinyurl.com/o7ot93 Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at http://thomas.loc.g

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      As noted by NevadaAppeal.com on May 10, 2009, "...sight, and we need to give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs,” he said. ——— On the Net: White House: http://tinyurl.com/o7ot93 Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at http://thomas.loc.g" (http://www.nevadaappeal.com/article/20090510/NEWS/905109901/-1/rss01)
    • Obama: Send me credit card legislation this month - May 10, 2009 by NevadaAppeal.com - ...sight, and we need to give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs,” he said. ——— On the Net: White House: http://tinyurl.com/o7ot93 Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at http://thomas.loc.g

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      As noted by NevadaAppeal.com on May 10, 2009, "...sight, and we need to give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs,” he said. ——— On the Net: White House: http://tinyurl.com/o7ot93 Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at http://thomas.loc.g" (http://www.nevadaappeal.com/article/20090510/NEWS/905109901/1058/rss)
    • Obama: Send Me Credit Card Legislation This Month - May 08, 2009 by NewsMax - ...give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs," he said. Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at © 2009 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten

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      As noted by NewsMax on May 08, 2009, "...give people the tools they need to find a credit card that meets their needs," he said. Information on the bills, H.R.627 and S.235, can be found at © 2009 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten" (http://www.newsmax.com/politics/us_obama_credit_cards/2009/05/09/212634.html?utm_medium=RSS)
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