H.R. 4161: SCRA Rights Protection Act of 2015

To amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to require the consent of parties to contracts for the use of arbitration to resolve controversies arising under the contracts and subject to provisions of such Act and to preserve the rights of servicemembers to bring class actions under such Act, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Dec 2, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Dec 2, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on December 2, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Walter Jones Jr.

Representative for North Carolina's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 2, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Dec 2, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 4161 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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