H.R.1215: Fraud and Scam Reduction Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Feb. 23, 2021
  • Latest Major Action May 24, 2022

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

Fraud and Scam Reduction Act This bill expands activities to address mail, telephone, and internet fraud, particularly such scams targeting older adults. The bill establishes a Senior Scams Prevention Advisory Group, which must create model educational materials to educate employees of retailers, financial-services companies, and wire-transfer companies on how to identify and prevent scams that affect older adults. Further, the Federal Trade...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 9 statements associated with H.R.1215.

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 24, 2022
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.
April 19, 2021
Received in the Senate.
April 15, 2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 396 - 13 (Roll no. 104).
April 15, 2021
Considered as unfinished business.
April 15, 2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 396 - 13 (Roll no. 104). (text: 04/14/2021 CR H1756-1757)
April 15, 2021
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H1825)
April 15, 2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
April 14, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1756-1758; text: CR H1756-1757)
April 14, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules.
April 14, 2021
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
April 14, 2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1215.
April 14, 2021
Mr. Pallone moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
April 14, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H1756-1758)
Feb. 24, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Commerce.
Feb. 23, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Feb. 23, 2021

Introduced in the House by Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-Del.)

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