H.R.6509 - Solider's HONR Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] (Introduced 12/08/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 12/08/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6509 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/08/2016)
Soldier's Help Obtaining Negotiated Rates Act or the Solider's HONR Act
This bill amends the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to permit an individual to provide to a creditor as proof of military service, in order to qualify for the active service interest rate limitation, a certified letter from a commanding officer or any other appropriate indicator of military service. A creditor may use information from the Defense Manpower Database Center indicating that the individual is on active duty.
A creditor that uses center information has not failed to treat the individual's debt as required if: (1) such information indicates that such individual is not on active duty; and (2) the creditor has not received the other proof required.