To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to provide access to free credit freezes for all consumers.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New Mexico's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on September 28, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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27 Cosponsors (27 Democrats)
Sep 28, 2017
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H.R. 3878 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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