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- Votes Slated on FCRA and Basel Bills. Hillis, David // American Banker;7/15/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 134, p19
The U.S. House Financial Services subcommittee on financial institutions has scheduled votes on two bills. One sponsored by Representative Spencer Bachus and Darlene Hooley, would make permanent a section of the Fair Credit Reporting Act that blocks states from interfering with federal standards...
- Lenders protest credit reporting proposal. Garsson, Robert M. // American Banker;10/27/1993, Vol. 158 Issue 206, p3
Reports on lender representatives' opposition to the Fair Credit Reporting Act amendments. Negotiation with Senator Richard H. Bryan in an effort to obtain legislation acceptable to credit providers; Concern about the bill's liability provisions; Lenders' request for 30 business days to...
- Bush Backs Pre-Emption of States on Credit Reporting. // National Mortgage News;7/14/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p2
Reports on the support given by the Bush administration to a bipartisan bill in the House that would permanently ban states from interfering with federal standards on consumer credit reporting in the U.S. Sponsors of the bill; Significant provisions of the bill; Benefit the bill gives in behalf...
- COMMENTARY. Kripke, Homer // Business Lawyer;Nov68, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p217
Comments on the impact of Federal Consumer Credit Protection Act on consumers. Problems of consumer financing; Challenges of the lending industry on the inflexibility of the bill; Accounts on the restrictions on garnishment.
- Consumer Credit Act: further provisions. // Accountancy;Apr1977, Vol. 88 Issue 1004, p18
The article reports on the publication of orders and regulations implementing further provisions of the Consumer Credit Act of 1974 in Great Britain. Under the Act, creditors and owners in hire transactions are required to obtain a license from the Director General before October 1, 1977. County...
- Legislative committee ponders several bills. Middleton // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;11/22/99, Vol. 29 Issue 22, p11
Presents the proposed bills that were discusses by the Utah State Legislature's Business, Labor and Economic Development Interim Committee. Education of citizens about consumer credit; Repeal of the Motor Fuel Act; Possibility of regulating mortgage lenders.
- Making Movements in Washington. Taylor, D. Russell // Community Banker;Oct2003, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p124
Comments on a legislative proposal passed by the U.S. House of Representatives that would make uniform consumer credit reporting rules permanent and add provisions against identity theft. Response to a provision in the bill that would allow privately insured credit unions to join the Federal...
- From Lawmakers, a Gift to Credit-Issuing Retailers. // Chain Store Age;Feb2004, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p60
Focuses on the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) of the U.S. Views of Tracy Mullin, president and CEO of National Retail Federation, on the FCRA; Provisions of the bill; Benefits from the legislation.
- Sifting through your own credit dirt. Marotta, David John // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/6/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p9
The article focuses on the examination of the credit report in the U.S. The Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Fair and Accurate Transfers Act allow individuals to review their credit records once a year for no charge. Individuals can ask for their credit reports through the Internet. There are...