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      House Committee on Financial Services
    IntroducedApril 30th, 2009

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Title

Student Credit Card Transparency Act of 2009

Official Title

To amend the Truth in Lending Act to require creditors to report the terms and conditions of all business, marketing, promotional agreements and college affinity card agreements with institutions of higher education and alumni organizations, and for other purposes.

Summary

Student Credit Card Transparency Act of 2009 - Amends the Truth in Lending Act to require creditors to report annually to the Federal Reserve Board on the terms and conditions of all business, marketing, and promotional agreements and college affinity card agreements with institutions of higher education, or related alumni organizations or foundations, with respect to college student credit cards issued to students at such schools. Directs the Comptroller General to review such reports and creditor marketing practices periodically and report to Congress on the affect college affinity card agreements and college student credit card agreements have on credit card debt.