Bill Sponsor
Senate Bill 1124
118th Congress(2023-2024)
Financial Compensation for CFPB Whistleblowers Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Mar 30, 2023
Overview
Text
Introduced
Mar 30, 2023
Latest Action
Mar 30, 2023
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
1124
Congress
118
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.
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House Votes (0)
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Summary

Financial Compensation for CFPB Whistleblowers Act

This bill requires the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to provide awards to whistleblowers who report information resulting in monetary sanctions.

Whistleblowers claiming an award are permitted to have legal representation. Anonymous whistleblowers claiming an award are required to have legal representation and must disclose their identity to the bureau. The bureau may not disclose an anonymous whistleblower's identity except in limited circumstances, including to other government agencies in the course of an investigation.

The protections in this bill may not be waived by any employment agreement, including by a predispute arbitration agreement.

Text (1)
March 30, 2023
Actions (2)
03/30/2023
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
03/30/2023
Introduced in Senate
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