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S. 2255 - Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2015

Finance and financial sector. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to restrict the debt collection practices of certain debt collectors. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2015

S. 2255 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to restrict the debt collection practices of certain debt collectors. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to restrict the debt collection practices of certain debt collectors.
Other Titles
  • Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2015
  • Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2015
Sponsor
Cory A. Booker
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Finance and financial sector
  • Congressional oversight
  • Debt collection
  • Government lending and loan guarantees
  • Government studies and investigations
  • State and local government operations
  • User charges and fees
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced11/05/2015
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced11/05/2015
11/05/2015Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
11/05/2015Introduced in Senate
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$45,000
$750
$547,752
$593,502
$0
8 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2015

8 organizations supported this bill

Alliance for a Just Society
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
Americans for Fairness in Lending
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
Center for Responsible Lending
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
Consumer Action
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
Consumer Federation of America
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
National Fair Housing Alliance
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.
Woodstock Institute
Undersigned organizations (2015, November 10). Group letter supporting S. 2255 amending the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act to include third-party private debt collectors. Retrieved December 2, 2015, from National Consumer Law Center.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$7,200$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$18,900$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,722$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$3,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$5,100$0
Roy BluntRMO$93,380$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$15,950$0
John BoozmanRAR$200$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$12,250$0
Richard BurrRNC$8,000$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,222$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$8,000$0
Ben CardinDMD$13,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$450$0
Bob CaseyDPA$750$0
Bill CassidyRLA$3,649$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$12,600$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$500$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Tom CottonRAR$4,667$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$7,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$11,922$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$5,280$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,272$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$18,550$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$472$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$5,400$0
John HoevenRND$500$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,500$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,050$0
Tim KaineDVA$9,250$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$1,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$9,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$722$0
James LankfordROK$8,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$650$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$21,525$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$20,622$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$15,200$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$13,500$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0
Jerry MoranRKS$14,950$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,450$0
Patty MurrayDWA$26,522$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,350$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$4,500$0
Rob PortmanROH$8,640$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
Harry ReidDNV$3,000$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$4,439$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$7,250$0
Bernie SandersIVT$1,450$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$1,075$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$29,199$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$6,750$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$972$0
Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
Jon TesterDMT$4,850$0
John ThuneRSD$4,200$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$8,600$0
Tom UdallDNM$1,000$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$7,950$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$39,450$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$19,050$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$7,200$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$18,900$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$7,722$0
John BarrassoRWY$0$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$3,000$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$5,100$0
Roy BluntRMO$93,380$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$15,950$0
John BoozmanRAR$200$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$0$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$12,250$0
Richard BurrRNC$8,000$0
Maria CantwellDWA$1,222$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$8,000$0
Ben CardinDMD$13,000$0
Tom CarperDDE$450$0
Bob CaseyDPA$750$0
Bill CassidyRLA$3,649$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$0$0
William Thad CochranRMS$12,600$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$1,500$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$750$0
Bob CorkerRTN$500$0
John CornynRTX$0$0
Tom CottonRAR$4,667$0
Mike CrapoRID$0$0
Ted CruzRTX$0$0
Steve DainesRMT$0$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$0$0
Dick DurbinDIL$7,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$0$0
Joni ErnstRIA$0$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$11,922$0
Deb FischerRNE$0$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$0$0
Al FrankenDMN$5,280$0
Cory GardnerRCO$0$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$9,272$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$2,500$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$0$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$18,550$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$472$0
Dean HellerRNV$0$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$5,400$0
John HoevenRND$500$0
Jim InhofeROK$0$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$2,500$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$5,050$0
Tim KaineDVA$9,250$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$1,500$0
Mark KirkRIL$9,300$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$722$0
James LankfordROK$8,000$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$650$0
Mike LeeRUT$0$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$0$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$21,525$0
John McCainRAZ$500$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$20,622$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$15,200$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$13,500$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$500$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$1,000$0
Jerry MoranRKS$14,950$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$2,500$0
Chris MurphyDCT$1,450$0
Patty MurrayDWA$26,522$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,350$0
Rand PaulRKY$0$0
David PerdueRGA$0$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$4,500$0
Rob PortmanROH$8,640$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$1,000$0
Harry ReidDNV$3,000$0
Jim RischRID$0$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$4,439$0
Mike RoundsRSD$0$0
Marco RubioRFL$7,250$0
Bernie SandersIVT$1,450$0
Ben SasseRNE$0$0
Brian SchatzDHI$1,075$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$29,199$0
Tim ScottRSC$0$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$0$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$6,750$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$0$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$972$0
Dan SullivanRAK$0$0
Jon TesterDMT$4,850$0
John ThuneRSD$4,200$0
Thom TillisRNC$0$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$8,600$0
Tom UdallDNM$1,000$0
David VitterRLA$0$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$7,950$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$39,450$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$500$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$0$0
Ron WydenDOR$19,050$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Health & welfare policy$547,752
Human Rights$45,000
Consumer groups$750

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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