SB0383 (CH0464)

2013 Regular Session



Real Property - Maryland Mortgage Assistance Relief Services Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 464

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
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Environmental Matters  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Court Costs
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
Personal Property
Real Property
State's Attorneys
Unfair Trade Practices
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
Article - Real Property
(7-501 through 7-511)

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October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.