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Short Title(s) as Reported to House

Small Business Fair Debt Collection Protection Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

Small Business Fair Debt Collection Protection Act

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To apply the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to small businesses to the same extent as such Act applies to consumers, to require the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection to define "small business" for purposes of such Act, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
12/16/2020Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 116-656.
11/08/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

Date All Actions
12/16/2020Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 540.
Action By: House of Representatives
12/16/2020Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 116-656.
11/14/2019Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 23.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
11/14/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
11/13/2019Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
11/08/2019Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
11/08/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 11/13/2019

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Financial Services11/08/2019 Referred to
11/14/2019 Markup by
12/16/2020 Reported by H. Rept. 116-656

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Introduced in House (11/08/2019)

Small Business Fair Debt Collection Protection Act

This bill applies consumer debt collection protections to small businesses, including protections regarding debt collection methods and third-party debt collection.