US HB6470 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 71-0)
Status: Introduced on April 7 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-04-07 - Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Pending: House Financial Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Medical Debt Relief Act of 2020 This bill modifies requirements related to the reporting of medical debt. Specifically, a consumer reporting agency may not add certain medical debt information to a consumer credit report. Also, a debt collector may not report certain medical debt information to a consumer reporting agency within a specified time period and must notify the consumer prior to reporting such medical debt.

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Title

Medical Debt Relief Act of 2020

Sponsors

Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]
Rep. Jesus Garcia [D-IL]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]
Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]
Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]
Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]
Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Luis Correa [D-CA]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Linda Sanchez [D-CA]
Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Jeff Van Drew [D-NJ]
Rep. Anthony Brown [D-MD]Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX]
Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D-CA]
Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. John Larson [D-CT]Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]
Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]Rep. Jahana Hayes [D-CT]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]
Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Mike Levin [D-CA]Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]
Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]
Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Josh Harder [D-CA]
Rep. Donald McEachin [D-VA]Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Joseph Kennedy [D-MA]Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]
Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]
Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-04-07HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
2020-04-07HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1581 (Related) 2019-05-21 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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