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house Bill H.R. 4290

Puerto Rico Emergency Financial Stability Act of 2015

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Puerto Rico Emergency Financial Stability Act of 2015

Official Title

To provide for certain assistance and reforms relating to the territories, and for other purposes.


Puerto Rico Emergency Financial Stability Act of 2015 This bill grants a temporary stay (until April 1, 2016, with specified exceptions) of any litigation, liens, or other collection actions to recover debts owed by the government of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and allows relief from such stay only in limited circumstances.

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      house Committees
      Committee on the Judiciary
      Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law
    IntroducedDecember 18th, 2015
    Puerto Rico has been given aid and assistance in the past. They have been given the chance to become a state and have thumbed their collective noses at us. Puerto Rico looks at and treats the US like a debit card account that they do not have to make deposits to.