Summary: H.R.2979 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (07/08/2015)

Military Consumer Protection Act

This bill amends the Consumer Financial Protection Act to extend Consumer Financial Protection Bureau oversight and protection to provisions under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act concerning:

  • future financial transactions, excluding insurance;
  • default judgments, excluding child custody proceedings;
  • interest rates on pre-service debts;
  • evictions;
  • purchase or lease installment contracts;
  • mortgages and trusts;
  • motor vehicle leases;
  • telephone service contracts; and
  • waiver of rights pursuant to a written agreement, excluding bailments.