Federal Bill Would Restrict Insurers' Use of Credit Scores

Lehmann, R.J.
May 2008
Best's Review;May2008, Vol. 109 Issue 1, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the amendment of the Fair Credit Reporting Act due to the legislation filed by the U.S. Representative Luis V. Gutierrez in the U.S. The author stated that the bill H.R. 5633 will bar credit-based insurance scoring. He added that the bill has been referred to the House Financial Services Committee. Moreover, the credit-based scores are distributed differently among racial and ethnic groups as being found out in the report.


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