H.R.5082. Practice of Law Technical Clarification Act of 2018

United States House of Representatives
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Summary

                     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.     
                

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Actions

  • House Calendars: Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 690.

    Tue, Aug 7th 2018
  • House Committee: Reported by the Committee on Financial Services. H. Rept. 115-892.

    Tue, Aug 7th 2018
  • House Committee: Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 35 - 25.

    Wed, Mar 21st 2018
  • House Committee: Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.

    Wed, Mar 21st 2018
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.

    Fri, Feb 23rd 2018