Summary: H.R.5082 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to House without amendment (08/07/2018)

Practice of Law Technical Clarification Act of 2018

This bill amends the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to exclude from the definition of "debt collector" any law firm or licensed attorney engaged in litigation to collect a debt on behalf of a client, if such legal action complies with applicable rules of civil procedure.