New Cosponsor — Jul 31, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ9]
The bill now has 60 cosponsors (60 Democrats).
Apr 26, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 26, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 43rd congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Apr 26, 2013
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.
4/26/2013--Introduced.Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013 - Amends the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit a consumer reporting agency from making any report containing information related to a fully paid ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1767”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1767 — 113th Congress: Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1767
“H.R. 1767 — 113th Congress: Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1767>
|title=H.R. 1767 (113th)
|accessdate=November 28, 2015
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=April 26, 2013
|quote=Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013