H.R. 2362: Medical Debt Relief Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 15, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on May 15, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 15, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

John Carney

Representative for Delaware At Large

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 15, 2015
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

10% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To exclude from consumer credit reports certain medical debt that is less than 180 days delinquent or that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to provide for a timetable for verification of medical debt and to increase the efficiency of credit markets with more perfect information, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 15, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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