Legislation

On behalf of our low income clients, we are monitoring the following legislative activities. To find out the status of a bill and current co-sponsors, visit www.thomas.gov.

Note: For more materials on a particular subject area, visit our Issues page.

114th Congress (2015-16)

(See the Archive page for earlier Congresses.)

Anti-Consumer Legislation

Arbitration

Auto Loans

  • H.R. 1737 (Guinta), Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act. Opposition letter.

Budget

  • Coalition letter opposing misuse of the appropriations process for ideological policy riders.

Cell Phones

Class Actions

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Credit Reporting

Housing Finance

Homebuyers Assistance Act

Lawsuit "Reform"

Manufactured Housing

Medical Debt

Military Lending Act

Mortgages 

Operation Choke Point and Payment Fraud

Letters to House and Senate supporting Operation Choke Point and opposing:

  • H.R. 766 (Luetkemeyer) the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2015. Coalition opposition letter, Feb. 2, 2016
  • H.R. 1413 (Luetkemeyer) & S. 477 (Rubio), the Firearms Manufacturers and Dealers Protection Act 2015

Private Debt Collection of Federal Debt

Regulatory "Relief"

Student Loans

Telecommunications

Unclaimed Property

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Legislative Activities Archive