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ERIC Number: ED138712
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
A Bill to Amend the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act of 1968 to Improve . . . Strengthening of State and Local Offices of Consumer Protection. H.R. 2198. 95th Congress, 1st Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
This U.S. House of Representatives bill (H.R. 2198), to be cited, if enacted, as the Intergovernmental Consumer Assistance Act, would add a new title to the Intergovernmental Cooperation Act of 1968: Title VII-Intergovernmental Cooperation with Respect to Consumer Assistance and Protection. The objective is to establish greater cooperation among the States, local governments, and the Federal Government in advancing the consumer interest through Federal grants to assist States and local governments in developing, establishing, and strengthening consumer protection offices. Sections of the bill deal with the functions of the advisory commission on intergovernmental relations, allotments to States, eligibility for assistance, consumer plans, and funding priorities. (WL)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States