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H.R.1679: To amend the Expedited Funds Availability Act to clarify the application of that Act to American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||finance and financial sector|
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|Sponsor||Eni F. H. Faleomavaega, D-American Samoa|
|Introduced||April 23, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||June 10, 2014|
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Amends the Expedited Funds Availability Act to apply it to American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
Extends by two business days, for American Samoa and the Commonwealth, any time periods established for large or redeposited check, repeated overdraft, reasonable cause, or other emergency exceptions to the 30-day funds availability requirements for deposits in an depository institution account by a new depositor.
Extends by one business day any deposit which is both deposited: (1) in an account at a depository institution located in American Samoa or the Commonwealth, and (2) by a check drawn on an originating depository institution which is not located in the same commonwealth or territory as the receiving depository institution.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|June 10, 2014||Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.|
|June 9, 2014||The title of the measure was amended. Agreed to without objection.|
|June 9, 2014||On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5138)|
|June 9, 2014||DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1679.|
|June 9, 2014||Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5138-5139)|
|June 9, 2014||Mr. Huizenga (MI) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.|
|April 23, 2013||Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.|