To amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to extend the provisions of that Act to cover a debt collector who is collecting debt owed to a State or local government, to index award amounts under such Act for inflation, to provide for civil injunctive relief for violations of such Act, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Jan 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 5th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2016
Length: 5 pages
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1521.
H.R. 4347 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 4347 — 114th Congress: Debt Collection Practices Harmonization Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4347
“H.R. 4347 — 114th Congress: Debt Collection Practices Harmonization Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. July 23, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr4347>
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