H.R. 5387 (111th): Debt Settlement Consumer Protection Act of 2010


May 25, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 25, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Luis Gutiérrez

Representative for Illinois's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 37 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Consumer Credit Protection Act to provide for regulation of debt settlement services, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

5/25/2010--Introduced.Debt Settlement Consumer Protection Act of 2010 - Amends the Consumer Credit Protection Act to prohibit debt settlement providers from providing a debt settlement service or receiving a fee from ... Read more >

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May 25, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5387”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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S. 3264 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 27, 2010

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