|Synopsis:||Establishing that a mortgage assistance relief service provider providing mortgage assistance relief in connection with a dwelling in the State that does not comply with specified provisions of federal law is in violation of the Act; authorizing the Attorney General or the Commissioner of Financial Regulation to seek an injunction to prohibit a violation of the Act; authorizing the Commissioner to enforce the provisions of the Act by exercising specified powers and requiring a violator to take specified affirmative action; etc.|
|Analysis:||Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)|
|All Sponsors:||Senators Raskin, Benson, Colburn, Ferguson, Forehand, Frosh, Jones-Rodwell, King, Madaleno, Manno, Montgomery, Muse, Peters, Pugh, Ramirez, Rosapepe, and Stone|
|Additional Facts:||Cross-filed with: HB0291|
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
|Broad Subject(s):||Real Property|
|Narrow Subject(s):||Attorneys' Fees|
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Financial Regulation, Division of
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Unfair Trade Practices
|Statutes:||Article - Commercial Law|
(14-1901)Article - Real Property
(7-501 through 7-511)