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SB 1061 (Limón, D-Santa Barbara)

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SB 1061 (Limón, D-Santa Barbara) Details

Passed the Assembly Banking and Finance Committee on July 1. To be heard in the Assembly Appropriations Committee.

SB 1061 would prohibit consumer credit reporting agencies from including medical debt in consumer credit reports and would also prohibit a health care provider from furnishing information regarding a medical debt to a consumer credit reporting agency. The bill also requires hospitals to maintain all documents related to an individual’s medical debt, including litigation documents.

Mark Farouk

Job title:
VP State Advocacy
Phone number:
916-552-7673

Trina Gonzalez

Job title:
VP Policy
Phone number:
916-552-7543