HB0814

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Commercial Law - Debt Collection - Attachment Fees

Sponsored by:

Delegate Norman

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Prohibiting a specified employer that is a garnishee from charging a judgment debtor any fee for responding to an attachment, withholding attachable wages, or remitting an amount to the judgment creditor or debtor; and prohibiting a specified financial institution that is a garnishee from charging a fee greater than a specified amount for responding to an attachment, withholding attachable wages, or remitting an amount to the judgment creditor or debtor.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Norman and Niemann
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Attachments and Garnishments
Banks and Trust Companies
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Financial Institutions -see also- Banks; Credit Unions; etc.
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(15-603, 15-901)

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October 24, 2017 1:03 P.M.