Senate Bill 3841
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A bill to protect 2020 recovery rebates for individuals from assignment or garnishment, and for other purposes.
Active
Active
Passed Senate on Jul 23, 2020
Overview
Text
Introduced
May 21, 2020
Latest Action
Jul 23, 2020
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
3841
Congress
116
Policy Area
Finance and Financial Sector
Finance and Financial Sector
Primary focus of measure is U.S. banking and financial institutions regulation; consumer credit; bankruptcy and debt collection; financial services and investments; insurance; securities; real estate transactions; currency. Measures concerning financial crimes may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement. Measures concerning business and corporate finance may fall under Commerce policy area. Measures concerning international banking may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Oregon
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Passed
July 23, 2020
Type
Unanimous Consent
Unanimous Consent
A senator may request unanimous consent on the floor to set aside a specified rule of procedure so as to expedite proceedings. If no Senator objects, the Senate permits the action, but if any one senator objects, the request is rejected. Unanimous consent requests with only immediate effects are routinely granted, but ones affecting the floor schedule, the conditions of considering a bill or other business, or the rights of other senators, are normally not offered, or a floor leader will object to it, until all senators concerned have had an opportunity to inform the leaders that they find it acceptable.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Summary

This bill prohibits the attachment of a 2020 recovery rebate by legal process, including assignment, levy, or garnishment. A 2020 recovery rebate is a stimulus payment made to individual taxpayers and their dependents who have been affected by the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic.

Text (2)
Actions (7)
07/23/2020
Ordered held at desk by unanimous consent.
07/23/2020
Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S4488-4489)
07/23/2020
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.
07/23/2020
Senate Committee on Finance discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4488-4489)
07/23/2020
Senate Committee on Finance discharged by Unanimous Consent.
05/21/2020
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
05/21/2020
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
May 22, 2020 4:27:18 AM
Updated
Dec 2, 2020 9:01:00 PM