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H.R.1081 Consumers Payment System Protection Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 04, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Financial Services

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

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  • 50% of users support H.R.1081

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    • National Assocation of College Stores

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Low price Regulation of Debit Interchange Fees – CRS Report ... - June 26, 2012 by loanhadrianrj - Legislation proposed in the 112th Congress, S. 575, the Debit Interchange Fee Study Act of 2011 (Senator Jon Tester), and H.R. 1081, the Consumers Payment System Protection Act (Representative Shelley Moore Capito), ...

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      As noted by loanhadrianrj on June 26, 2012, "Legislation proposed in the 112th Congress, S. 575, the Debit Interchange Fee Study Act of 2011 (Senator Jon Tester), and H.R. 1081, the Consumers Payment System Protection Act (Representative Shelley Moore Capito), ..." (/url?q=http://loanhadrianrj.wordpress.com/2012/06/27/low-price-regulation-of-debit-interchange-fees-crs-report/&sa=U&ei=cfn4T-ueHOXo2AXv_rS-Cg&ved=0CCoQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNHmR9GEs1NKVXixkzn6dkxr_zBOqw)
    • 1081 Distributor,1081 Available,1081 DataSheet,1081 short lead ... - February 21, 2012 by http://blog.oneriverhk.com/ - H.R. 1081: Consumers Payment System Protection Act (GovTrack.us). A bill in the U.S. Congress: To delay the implementation of proposed or final rules issued under the authority of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer .

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      As noted by http://blog.oneriverhk.com/ on February 21, 2012, "H.R. 1081: Consumers Payment System Protection Act (GovTrack.us). A bill in the U.S. Congress: To delay the implementation of proposed or final rules issued under the authority of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer ." (/url?q=http://www.oneriverhk.com/Search-107-1081.aspx&sa=U&ei=I8CpT4mYBKW_2QXa0pitBw&ved=0CEoQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNGcWrNdh1js3vh_C7GEqbHLGEGJJQ)
    • 1081 Distributor,1081 Available,1081 DataSheet,1081 short lead ... - February 21, 2012 by http://blog.oneriverhk.com/ - H.R. 1081: Consumers Payment System Protection Act (GovTrack.us). A bill in the U.S. Congress: To delay the implementation of proposed or final rules issued under the authority of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer .

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      As noted by http://blog.oneriverhk.com/ on February 21, 2012, "H.R. 1081: Consumers Payment System Protection Act (GovTrack.us). A bill in the U.S. Congress: To delay the implementation of proposed or final rules issued under the authority of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer ." (/url?q=http://www.oneriverhk.com/Search-107-1081.aspx&sa=U&ei=ssuMT5ebGOHi2QWAxcSjDA&ved=0CEUQmAEwBw&usg=AFQjCNGEpRI709lcL7MNxrHOUEn8d9RjeQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO 9th District) Co-Sponsors Swipe Fee Reform Delay with Rep. Capito (R-WV) - May 11, 2011 by RedOrbit - ...(R-MO 9th District) support to delay Swipe Fee Reform for small business in Missouri. Rep.Luetkemeyer co-sponsored H.R.1081 legislation sponsored by Rep. Shelley Capito (R-WV) that would undo reforms passed a year ago to bring fairness and competition

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      As noted by RedOrbit on May 11, 2011, "...(R-MO 9th District) support to delay Swipe Fee Reform for small business in Missouri. Rep.Luetkemeyer co-sponsored H.R.1081 legislation sponsored by Rep. Shelley Capito (R-WV) that would undo reforms passed a year ago to bring fairness and competition " (http://www.redorbit.com/news/entertainment/2044992/rep_blaine_luetkemeyer_rmo_9th_district_cosponsors_swipe_fee_reform/index.html?source=r_science)
    • Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO 9th District) Co-Sponsors Swipe Fee Reform Delay with Rep. Capito (R-WV) - May 09, 2011 by Emediawire.com - ...Luetkemeyer's (R-MO 9th District) support to delay Swipe Fee Reform for small business in Missouri. Rep.Luetkemeyer co-sponsored H.R.1081 legislation sponsored by Rep. Shelley Capito (R-WV) that would undo reforms passed a year ago to bring fairness an

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      As noted by Emediawire.com on May 09, 2011, "...Luetkemeyer's (R-MO 9th District) support to delay Swipe Fee Reform for small business in Missouri. Rep.Luetkemeyer co-sponsored H.R.1081 legislation sponsored by Rep. Shelley Capito (R-WV) that would undo reforms passed a year ago to bring fairness an" (http://www.prweb.com/releases/Luetkemeyer2011/05/prweb8400732.htm)
    • TV and Web Campaign Targets Rep. Kenny Marchant's (R-TX 24th District) Effort to Repeal Small Business and Consumer Relief of Swipe Fee Reform Delay - May 06, 2011 by RedOrbit - ...Bank Interchange Swipe Fee Reform is an Affront to Small Businesses and Consumers and a Boon for Wall Street and Big Banks. H.R. 1081 and S. 575 American Family Voices, a non-profit advocate for middle and low-income families on economic, health care,

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      As noted by RedOrbit on May 06, 2011, "...Bank Interchange Swipe Fee Reform is an Affront to Small Businesses and Consumers and a Boon for Wall Street and Big Banks. H.R. 1081 and S. 575 American Family Voices, a non-profit advocate for middle and low-income families on economic, health care, " (http://www.redorbit.com/news/entertainment/2042463/tv_and_web_campaign_targets_rep_kenny_marchants_rtx_24th/index.html?source=r_science)
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