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2016 Regular Session



Consumer Protection - Credit Report Security Freezes - Prohibition on Fees and Required Notices

Sponsored by:

Delegate Waldstreicher


In the Senate - Hearing cancelled

Synopsis:Prohibiting a consumer reporting agency from charging a consumer a fee for placing a security freeze or for the first two temporary lifts of a security freeze in a calendar year if the consumer has received a notice of a breach of the security of a system under specified provisions of State or federal law, and provides a copy of the notice to the consumer reporting agency; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Waldstreicher, Barkley, Carr, Clippinger, Glenn, Hill, Kramer, Lisanti, McCray, A. Miller, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Stein, Sydnor, Valderrama, Vaughn, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0665
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Commercial Law - Credit Regulation
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Communications -see also- Language; Telecommun & Info Tech
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Emergency Medical Services
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Human Rights
Job Training
Medical Research
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-1212.1, 14-3504)
Article - State Government

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October 24, 2017 5:02 P.M.