Summary: H.R.5003 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House (03/02/2020)

Fair Debt Collection Practices for Servicemembers Act

This bill prohibits a debt collector from representing to servicemembers that failure to cooperate with a debt collector will result in a reduction of rank, a revocation of security clearance, or military prosecution. The Government Accountability Office must report on the impact of this prohibition on the timely delivery of information to servicemembers, military readiness, and national security.