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house Bill H.R. 1366

Innocent Check Depositor Protection Act

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      Committee on Financial Services
    IntroducedMarch 5th, 2009

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Innocent Check Depositor Protection Act

Official Title

To protect innocent parties from certain fees imposed by depository institutions for dishonored checks, and for other purposes.


Innocent Check Depositor Protection Act - Amends the Expedited Funds Availability Act to prohibit a receiving depository institution from imposing check dishonorment fees upon a depositor if the check is drawn on an account at an originating institution which subsequently dishonors it for lack of sufficient funds. States that this Act shall not be construed as affecting any intervening depository institution or the costs of services it provides.

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