In June 2020, CDIA joined with other trade associations in a letter supporting S. 3990, the Financial Product Safety Commission Act of 2020.
Dr. Michael Turner published an op-ed, Credit Reporting & COVID-19 – It’s Not a Sophie’s Choice, that appeared in Inside Sources. Turner returned to an ongoing theme about the dangers of suppression of credit reporting.
In urging opposition to credit reporting suppression, some of the largest organizations representing the financial services community sent a letter to U.S. Sens. Mike Crapo (R-ID) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH), the chair and ranking member, respectively, of the Senate Banking Committee.
In late-September, CDIA filed suit against the State of Maine challenging the validity of two new provisions of state law that (1) Change the way medical debt is reported to credit bureaus; and (2) Limit the reporting of adverse information about a consumer if that consumer was a victim of economic abuse.