ABSTRACT

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act: Legal Framework [June 10, 2019]   [open pdf - 507KB]

Fro the Overview: "Congress enacted the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) in 1977 to 'eliminate abusive debt collection practices by debt collectors' by rendering particular types of collection activities unlawful. This In Focus provides an overview of some of the FDCPA's most salient provisions and identifies pertinent legal considerations for Congress."

Report Number:
CRS In Focus, IF11247
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Date:
2019-06-10
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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