H.R.5689 - Predatory Lending Sunset Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Giffords, Gabrielle [D-AZ-8] (Introduced 07/01/2010)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||07/01/2010 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5689 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/01/2010)
Predatory Lending Sunset Act - Amends the Truth in Lending Act to limit the maximum interest rate which a creditor may charge on a covered consumer credit loan of up to $3,000 to an annual percentage rate (APR) of 36%.
Prohibits a creditor from extending a covered loan with respect to which the creditor uses as security either: (1) access to a borrower's financial account; or (2) the title of a vehicle.
Amends the Electronic Fund Transfer Act to prohibit a remotely created check that: (1) is not created by the financial institution that holds the customer account from which the check is to be paid; and (2) does not bear a signature applied by the person from whose account the check is to be paid.
Declares unenforceable, with respect to any consumer, any contract made in violation of this Act.