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Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Consumer Debt Collection Actions - Restrictions

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In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a creditor or a debt collector from initiating or filing a specified consumer debt collection action under specified circumstances; specifying that a specified debt buyer or a specified collector has a specified burden in a specified consumer debt collection action; prohibiting a debt buyer or a specified collector from initiating a specified consumer debt collection action unless the debt buyer or the collector possesses specified documents; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Office of the Attorney General) and Delegates Atterbeary, Barkley, Brooks, Carter, Clippinger, Dumais, Frick, Glenn, Gutierrez, Lierman, Lisanti, Luedtke, McCray, Morales, Rosenberg, Smith, Valderrama, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0771
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Debt Collection -see also- Attachments and Garnishments
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
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Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(5-1201 through 5-1203)

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