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H.R. 2979 (114th): Military Consumer Protection Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jul 8, 2015 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 2979

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

July 8, 2015

(for herself, Mr. Ellison, Mrs. Lawrence, Mr. Israel, Mr. Takai, Mr. Hinojosa, Ms. Norton, Ms. Slaughter, Mr. Capuano, Mr. Cicilline, Ms. Kelly of Illinois, Mr. Kildee, Ms. Judy Chu of California, and Ms. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services

A BILL

To allow the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to provide greater protection to servicemembers.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Military Consumer Protection Act.

2.

Bureau of consumer financial protection

Section 1002(12) of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010 (12 U.S.C. 5481(12)) is amended—

(1)

in subparagraph (Q), by striking ; and and inserting a semicolon;

(2)

in subparagraph (R), by striking the period at the end and inserting ; and; and

(3)

by adding at the end the following:

(S)

sections 101, 107 (except with respect to bailments), 108 (except with respect to insurance), 201 (except with respect to child custody proceedings), 207, 301, 302, 303, 305, and 305A of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (50 U.S.C. App. 511, 517, 518, 521, 527, 531, 532, 533, 535, and 535a).

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