H.R.3190 - To amend the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to prohibit insured depository institutions from charging consumers fees for the use of debit cards.112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] (Introduced 10/13/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||10/21/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit.|
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Summary: H.R.3190 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/13/2011)
Amends the Federal Deposit Insurance Act to prohibit an insured depository institution from charging a fee to any consumer for receiving or using a debit card.
Subjects violators of such prohibition to civil liability for: (1) actual damages sustained by the consumer of between $100 and $1,000, (2) such punitive damages as the court may allow, and (3) the costs of a successful action together with reasonable attorney's fees to enforce liability.