S. 2044: Consumer Review Freedom Act of 2015

Introduced:

Sep 16, 2015

Status:

Passed Senate on Dec 14, 2015

This bill passed in the Senate on December 14, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

John Thune

Senior Senator from South Dakota

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2015
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

53% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to prohibit the use of certain clauses in form contracts that restrict the ability of a consumer to communicate regarding the goods or services offered in interstate commerce that were the subject of the contract, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 16, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Nov 18, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Dec 14, 2015
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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