SB0202 (CH0677)

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Consumer Protection - Credit Report Security Freezes - Notice and Fees

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 677


Synopsis:Prohibiting a consumer reporting agency from charging a fee for the placement of a security freeze requested by a consumer or a certain consumer representative; prohibiting a consumer reporting agency from charging a fee for the temporary lift or removal of a security freeze that has been placed on the consumer's credit report; and altering the contents of a certain notice that must be included with a certain summary of rights provided to a consumer.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Ferguson, Guzzone, Kelley, King, Pinsky, Rosapepe, Smith, Zucker, Middleton, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0710
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Credit
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Identification
Notices
Postal Service
Reports
Time
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-1212.1, 14-1212.2, 14-1212.3)

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May 18, 2018 4:08 P.M.