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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Oregon. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 28, 2013
Length: 4 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on January 28, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
Mar 1, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2149 (112th).
Jan 28, 2013
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S. 160 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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