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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

COVID-19 Fraud Prevention Act

Short Title(s) as Introduced

COVID–19 Fraud Prevention Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To establish the Consumer and Investor Fraud Working Group to help protect consumers and investors from fraud during the COVID-19 pandemic, to assist consumers and investors affected by such fraud, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
09/21/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.
05/08/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date Chamber All Actions
09/22/2020SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
09/21/2020-4:45pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/21/2020-4:45pmHouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H4605)
09/21/2020-4:38pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6735.
09/21/2020-4:38pmHouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H4605-4606)
09/21/2020-4:37pmHouseMr. Sherman moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
05/08/2020HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
05/08/2020HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-43]* 05/08/2020

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Financial Services05/08/2020 Referred to
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs09/22/2020 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (09/21/2020)

COVID-19 Fraud Prevention Act

This bill establishes the Consumer and Investor Fraud Working Group to prevent fraud during the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. The working group must report quarterly regarding resources available to consumers, public enforcement actions, and related consumer complaints.