Amendment sets underwriting standards for student credit cards, including limiting credit lines to the greater of 20 percent of a students' annual income or $500 without a co-signer and requiring creditors to obtain a proof of income, income history, and credit history from college students before approving credit applications.

Purpose:

An amendment numbered 3 printed in House Report 111-92 to set underwriting standards for students' credit cards, including limiting credit lines to the greater of 20 percent of a student's annual income or $500, without a co-signer and requiring creditors to obtain a proof of income, income history, and credit history from college students before approving credit applications.

House Amendment Code:

(A003)

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