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2016 Regular Session



Consumer Protection - Credit Report Security Freezes - Prohibition on Fees and Required Notices

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance

Synopsis:Prohibiting a consumer reporting agency from charging a consumer a fee for placing a security freeze, or for the first two temporary lifts of a security freeze in a calendar year, if the consumer has received a notice of a breach of the security of a system under specified provisions of State law or from or on behalf of a federal agency, and provides a copy of the notice to the consumer reporting agency; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Benson, Feldman, Kelley, King, Madaleno, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0782
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Commercial Law - Credit Regulation
State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Narrow Subject(s):Communications -see also- Language; Telecommun & Info Tech
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Emergency Medical Services
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Human Rights
Job Training
Medical Research
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-1212.1, 14-3504)
Article - State Government

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October 24, 2017 5:10 P.M.