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Lawyers - Fees - Payment by Credit or Debit Card

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Senator Ramirez


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the Court of Appeals to allow an applicant to the Bar or a lawyer to use a credit or debit card to pay an examination fee or any other fee required for admission to the bar and any annual fee assessed against a lawyer; and authorizing the Court of Appeals to charge a processing fee for each credit or debit card payment not exceeding the actual cost incurred in processing the credit or debit card payment.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Ramirez, Hough, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0540 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys
Court of Appeals
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Statutes:Article - Business Occupations and Professions

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October 24, 2017 5:09 P.M.