The Veterans and Consumers Fair Credit Act: A Discussion with the Bill’s Drafter
The Act, which has been introduced in the House and Senate, would impose a 36% national usury limit on most forms of consumer credit. We are joined by the bill’s drafter, Professor Chris Peterson of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, for a discussion of the rationale for the cap, its potential impact on credit access, the implementation process if enacted, and the bill’s status and political prospects.
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