To amend the Equal Credit Opportunity Act to prohibit discrimination on account of sexual orientation or gender identity when extending credit.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on May 17, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
May 17, 2017
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H.R. 2498 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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