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H.R.3156 Consumer Debit Card Protection Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Oct 21, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Financial Services - Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

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    • Durbin industry debate rages on after one year anniversary of Tester ... - June 13, 2012 by Rita Uplend - Several center-right groups sent a letter to Congress on Monday urging legislators to support H.R. 3156 to repeal the Durbin Amendment, which caps the interchange or “swipe” fee—the amount a bank can charge a retailer to ...

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      As noted by Rita Uplend on June 13, 2012, "Several center-right groups sent a letter to Congress on Monday urging legislators to support H.R. 3156 to repeal the Durbin Amendment, which caps the interchange or “swipe” fee—the amount a bank can charge a retailer to ..." (/url?q=http://bankcreditnews.com/news/durbin-industry-debate-rages-on-after-one-year-anniversary-of-tester-defeat/4411/&sa=U&ei=qUkEUMHKLYrF2QWOnby8Cw&ved=0CDEQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNFTOj3_8gR7N6DTwFmqPmSl-H0JsQ)
    • Durbin industry debate rages on after one year anniversary of Tester ... - June 13, 2012 by Rita Uplend - Several center-right groups sent a letter to Congress on Monday urging legislators to support H.R. 3156 to repeal the Durbin Amendment, which caps the interchange or “swipe” fee—the amount a bank can charge a retailer to ...

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      As noted by Rita Uplend on June 13, 2012, "Several center-right groups sent a letter to Congress on Monday urging legislators to support H.R. 3156 to repeal the Durbin Amendment, which caps the interchange or “swipe” fee—the amount a bank can charge a retailer to ..." (/url?q=http://bankcreditnews.com/news/durbin-industry-debate-rages-on-after-one-year-anniversary-of-tester-defeat/4411/&sa=U&ei=TavnT_2bEMOA2AWZucHaCQ&ved=0CCkQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNE3x46TTdx4pGOLSK2AAhwQMykgrw)
    • CODEX/Pharma-Friendly Legislative Assault Threatens US Health ... - May 30, 2012 by rich - Durbin's SA 1379) and bills (e.g., Pallone's HR 2510 and Davis' HR 3156) call for, among other things, an “adverse events reporting” requirement for nutrients despite the fact that no such system exists for much more ...

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      As noted by rich on May 30, 2012, "Durbin's SA 1379) and bills (e.g., Pallone's HR 2510 and Davis' HR 3156) call for, among other things, an “adverse events reporting” requirement for nutrients despite the fact that no such system exists for much more ..." (/url?q=http://myfreebottle.net/codexpharma-friendly-legislative-assault-threatens-us-health-freedom-nutrient-adverse-event-reporting-distorts-supplement-safety-ignores-drug-dangers/&sa=U&ei=TavnT_2bEMOA2AWZucHaCQ&ved=0CEIQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNF1IeeBMl1losqOWLLb9FZmXEBsNA)

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    • House Takes Up Swipe Fee Legislation - October 24, 2011 by State Journal - "While Congress clearly intended to exempt these smaller institutions from the cap on interchange fees, it's clear the Durbin Amendment will have unintended consequences for my constituents and their checking accounts." HR 3156 has been refe

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      As noted by State Journal on October 24, 2011, " "While Congress clearly intended to exempt these smaller institutions from the cap on interchange fees, it's clear the Durbin Amendment will have unintended consequences for my constituents and their checking accounts." HR 3156 has been refe" (http://www.statejournal.com/story.cfm?func=viewstory&storyid=110839)
    • Financial services legislative and regulatory update - October 17, 2011 - October 21, 2011 by Lexology (registration) - Members Respond to Bank of America Fee Announcement: On October 12th, Representatives Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Bill Owens (R-NY) introduced the Consumer Debit Card Protection Act (HR 3156) to repeal the so-called Durbin amendment to the Dodd-Frank Act ..

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      As noted by Lexology (registration) on October 21, 2011, " Members Respond to Bank of America Fee Announcement: On October 12th, Representatives Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Bill Owens (R-NY) introduced the Consumer Debit Card Protection Act (HR 3156) to repeal the so-called Durbin amendment to the Dodd-Frank Act .." (http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=2f40afd4-39d4-49ad-a8aa-04d3c122412f)
    • House Representatives Attempt to Repeal Durbin Amendment - October 17, 2011 by WAMC - WASHINGTON, DC (WAMC) - New York Democratic Congressman Bill Owens and Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz have proposed HR 3156 The Consumer Debit Card Protection Act. It would repeal the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection ...

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      As noted by WAMC on October 17, 2011, " WASHINGTON, DC (WAMC) - New York Democratic Congressman Bill Owens and Utah Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz have proposed HR 3156 The Consumer Debit Card Protection Act. It would repeal the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection ... " (http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wamc/news.newsmain/article/1/0/1863841/WAMC.New.York.News/House.Representatives.Attempt.to.Repeal.Durbin.Amendment.)
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