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Jul 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 29, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Ohio's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 29, 2010
Length: 4 pages
To exclude from consumer credit reports medical debt that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, and for other purposes.
9/29/2010--Passed House amended.Medical Debt Relief Act of 2010 - Amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit a consumer reporting agency from making any report containing information related to a ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3421 — 111th Congress: Medical Debt Relief Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3421
“H.R. 3421 — 111th Congress: Medical Debt Relief Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr3421>
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