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SB 1061 (Limón, D-Santa Barbara)

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SB 1061 (Limón, D-Santa Barbara) Details

Passed the Senate Judiciary Committee on April 2. April 24 hearing in the Senate Health 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 a database of all litigation resulting from an individual’s medical debt.

Mark Farouk

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

Trina Gonzalez

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