New Cosponsor — May 20, 2014
New Cosponsor: Sen. Brian Schatz [D-HI]
The bill now has 9 cosponsors (9 Democrats).
Jan 28, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Oregon
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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2013
Length: 4 pages
Referred to Committee — Apr 26, 2013
A bill to exclude from consumer credit reports medical debt that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 160 — 113th Congress: Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s160
“S. 160 — 113th Congress: Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. August 3, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s160>
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