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S. 1659 - Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017

Finance and financial sector. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017

S. 1659 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Truth in Lending Act to establish a national usury rate for consumer credit transactions.
Other Titles
  • Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017
  • Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017
  • Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017
Sponsor
Richard J. Durbin
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Finance and financial sector
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Consumer credit
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
  • Fraud offenses and financial crimes
  • Interest, dividends, interest rates
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced7/27/2017
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced7/27/2017
7/27/2017Introduced in Senate
7/27/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$10,463,497
$534,196
$10,650
$382,400
$66,650
$1,423,851
$12,881,244
$0
18 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act of 2017

18 organizations support this bill

Allied Progress
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Americans for Financial Reform
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Center for Responsible Lending
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Communications Workers of America
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Consumer Action
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Consumer Federation of America
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Consumers Union
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Heartland Alliance
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
National Association of Consumer Advocates
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development (CAPACD)
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
National Community Reinvestment Coalition
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
National People's Action
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
PICO National Network
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Public Citizen
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
UnidosUS
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.
Woodstock Institute
undersigned organizations (2017, September 20). Supporting the Bills "Protecting Consumers from Unreasonable Credit Rates Act". Retrieved September 21, 2017, from Center for Responsible Lending.

0 organizations oppose this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$598,702$0
John BarrassoRWY$1,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$671,441$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$37,650$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$148,126$0
John BoozmanRAR$800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$578,120$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$0
Maria CantwellDWA$19,555$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,000$0
Ben CardinDMD$55,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$26,300$0
Bob CaseyDPA$115,463$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$84,379$0
Bob CorkerRTN$5,000$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,419,407$0
Tom CottonRAR$500$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$-1,700$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,019$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$861,476$0
Dick DurbinDIL$63,375$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,872$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$245,920$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$157,456$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$7,000$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$538,349$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$1,065,063$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$183,920$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$80,765$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$202,748$0
John HoevenRND$2,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$4,500$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$411,578$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$27,415$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$45,313$0
James LankfordROK$8,900$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$89,990$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$52,125$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$225,042$0
John McCainRAZ$38,863$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$165,736$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$86,200$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$116,018$0
Jerry MoranRKS$2,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$291,768$0
Patty MurrayDWA$224,180$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$92,043$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$286,320$0
Rob PortmanROH$4,700$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$17,600$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$6,000$0
Bernie SandersIVT$343,265$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$150,776$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$110,372$0
Tim ScottRSC$6,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$166,825$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$92,504$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$1,000$0
Jon TesterDMT$158,816$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$32,121$0
Tom UdallDNM$111,739$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$179,811$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$71,064$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,846,247$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$44,957$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$86,050$0
Todd YoungRIN$0$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$0$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$598,702$0
John BarrassoRWY$1,000$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$671,441$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$37,650$0
Roy BluntRMO$0$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$148,126$0
John BoozmanRAR$800$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$578,120$0
Richard BurrRNC$0$0
Maria CantwellDWA$19,555$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$1,000$0
Ben CardinDMD$55,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$26,300$0
Bob CaseyDPA$115,463$0
Bill CassidyRLA$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$0$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,000$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$84,379$0
Bob CorkerRTN$5,000$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$1,419,407$0
Tom CottonRAR$500$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$-1,700$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$87,019$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$861,476$0
Dick DurbinDIL$63,375$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$17,872$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$245,920$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$157,456$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$0$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$7,000$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$538,349$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$1,065,063$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$183,920$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$80,765$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$202,748$0
John HoevenRND$2,000$0
Jim InhofeROK$4,500$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$0$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$0$0
Tim KaineDVA$411,578$0
John KennedyRLA$0$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$27,415$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$45,313$0
James LankfordROK$8,900$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$89,990$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$52,125$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$225,042$0
John McCainRAZ$38,863$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$165,736$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$5,000$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$86,200$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$116,018$0
Jerry MoranRKS$2,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$1,000$0
Chris MurphyDCT$291,768$0
Patty MurrayDWA$224,180$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$92,043$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$286,320$0
Rob PortmanROH$4,700$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$17,600$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$0$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$6,000$0
Bernie SandersIVT$343,265$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$150,776$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$110,372$0
Tim ScottRSC$6,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$166,825$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$92,504$0
Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
Dan SullivanRAK$1,000$0
Jon TesterDMT$158,816$0
John ThuneRSD$0$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$32,121$0
Tom UdallDNM$111,739$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$179,811$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$71,064$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,846,247$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$44,957$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$1,000$0
Ron WydenDOR$86,050$0
Todd YoungRIN$0$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Democratic/Liberal$10,463,497
Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,423,851
State & local govt employee unions$534,196
Communications & hi-tech unions$382,400
Human Rights$66,650
Consumer groups$10,650

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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