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H.R. 5593 (114th): Protecting Veterans Credit Act of 2016

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to delay the inclusion in consumer credit reports and to establish requirements for debt collectors with respect to medical debt information of veterans due to inappropriate or delayed Veterans Choice Program billing payments, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

John Delaney

Sponsor. Representative for Maryland's 6th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2016
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Jun 28, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

History

Jun 28, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5593 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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