2007 Regular Session

Commercial Law - Consumer Protection (I3)

Current Status of Legislation Total number of Bills: 30
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 26

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 10

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Barkley, Goldwater, Kaiser, McComas, Mizeur, and Niemann
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study Identity Theft
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 90

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Shewell, Boteler, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, Impallaria, Kach, McComas, Minnick, Shank, Stocksdale, Stull, and Weldon
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 117

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 308

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Rudolph, Goldwater, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Bobo, Bronrott, Dumais, Frank, Gaines, Gilchrist, Harrison, Hecht, Howard, Hucker, Impallaria, Ivey, James, Kach, Kaiser, Kirk, Krysiak, Kullen, Lawton, Manno, McDonough, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, O'Donnell, Rice, Shank, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Braveboy, Burns, Davis, Haddaway, Love, Jameson, J. King, Mathias, McHale, Minnick, Walkup, Holmes, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, George, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 123

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Lee, Rudolph, Ali, Anderson, Aumann, Barkley, Bobo, Bronrott, Dumais, Eckardt, Frank, Gaines, Gilchrist, Goldwater, Gutierrez, Harrison, Hecht, Howard, Hucker, Impallaria, Ivey, James, Kach, Kaiser, J. King, Kirk, Kramer, Krysiak, Kullen, Lafferty, Lawton, Manno, McDonough, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Rice, Schuler, Shank, Shewell, Simmons, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Sossi, Stifler, Stocksdale, Stukes, Taylor, F. Turner, Vallario, Vaughn, and Waldstreicher
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 178

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Holmes
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 208

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 532

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Howard, Ali, Aumann, Benson, Cane, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Holmes, Kaiser, Kirk, Kullen, Lee, Pendergrass, Rice, Ross, Sossi, F. Turner, Vaughn, Braveboy, Burns, Feldman, Hecht, Jameson, Manno, Mathias, McHale, Rudolph, Shewell, and Walkup
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 210

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Howard, Benson, Braveboy, Healey, Holmes, Niemann, F. Turner, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Sale or Distribution of Personal Information - Limitations
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 211

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Howard, Benson, Braveboy, Healey, Holmes, Niemann, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Unsolicited Transmissions to a Facsimile Device - Private Actions
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 385

    Status as of February 27, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Conaway
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Contracts for Consumer Goods or Services - Delayed Payment
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 449

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 407

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Feldman
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 470

    Status as of February 21, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Smigiel, Costa, Dumais, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Elmore, George, and Sossi
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 738

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Hubbard
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Maryland Energy Consumer Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 739

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Withdrawn Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Ali, Anderson, Barkley, Barnes, Bartlett, Barve, Benson, Bobo, Boteler, Braveboy, Bromwell, Bronrott, Cane, Cardin, Carter, V. Clagett, Conaway, DeBoy, Donoghue, Dumais, Elmore, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Goldwater, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Harrison, Haynes, Healey, Heller, Hixson, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Hucker, Impallaria, Ivey, Kach, Kaiser, Kelly, J. King, N. King, Kirk, Krysiak, Kullen, Lawton, Lee, Levi, Love, Malone, Manno, Mathias, McComas, McDonough, McIntosh, Mizeur, Montgomery, Morhaim, Murphy, Myers, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Rice, Riley, Robinson, Rosenberg, Ross, Schuler, Simmons, Stein, Stukes, Stull, Tarrant, Taylor, F. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, Walker, and Weir
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Protection and Disclosure of Information About Consumers Collected by Merchants
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 747

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 343

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Bronrott
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Warranty Adjustment Programs
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 829

    Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Benson, Barnes, Bobo, Burns, Cane, Costa, Davis, Gaines, Haynes, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Hubbard, Ivey, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Ross, Stukes, Taylor, Vallario, Vaughn, and Walker
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Wireless Telephone Consumer Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 888

    Status as of March 20, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Kaiser
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Used Motor Vehicle Warranty Enforcement Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    HB 889

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 438

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Burns, Anderson, Aumann, Cane, Elmore, Frank, Jennings, Nathan-Pulliam, Smigiel, Stukes, and Vaughn
    Entitled
    Commercial Vehicle Warranty Enforcement - Study
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 931

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Judiciary

    Sponsored By
    Delegates Kipke, Beidle, Beitzel, Benson, V. Clagett, Costa, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elmore, Frank, Frush, Gaines, Hubbard, Ivey, Kach, J. King, Kullen, Love, McComas, Mizeur, Montgomery, Pena-Melnyk, Schuh, Shank, Shewell, Smigiel, Sossi, Stocksdale, Stukes, Stull, and Tarrant
    Entitled
    Identity Fraud - Victim - Expungement of False Criminal Record
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Judiciary
  • Failed Legislation

    HB 1011

    Status as of March 13, 2007: Bill is in the House - Unfavorable Economic Matters

    Sponsored By
    Delegate Kach
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Advertisement of Rebate for Consumer Goods
    Committee
    Assignments
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 4

    Status as of February 13, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Frosh
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 52

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 307

    Sponsored By
    Senators Forehand, Frosh, Britt, and Della
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Consumer Reporting Agencies - Consumer Reports - Security Freezes
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 70

    Status as of April 10, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 9

    Sponsored By
    Senators Jones, Forehand, Kelley, and Stone
    Entitled
    Task Force to Study Identity Theft
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Judicial Proceedings
    House: Judiciary
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 194

    Status as of May 17, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 531

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kelley, Astle, Garagiola, Klausmeier, and Middleton
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 467

    Status as of March 15, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Gladden, Britt, Conway, Forehand, Frosh, Jones, Lenett, Madaleno, Muse, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, and Robey
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Protection and Disclosure of Information About Consumers Collected and Maintained by Merchants
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Sponsored By
    Senator Astle
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Vehicle Protection Products Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 514

    Status as of March 12, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Forehand
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Protection of Personal Information from Security Breaches
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 548

    Status as of March 6, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Withdrawn Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Raskin, Britt, Dyson, Lenett, Madaleno, McFadden, Peters, Pugh, Robey, and Stone
    Entitled
    Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Restricted Mailing Registry
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 598

    Status as of March 5, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senators Kittleman, Dyson, Haines, Kasemeyer, and Stoltzfus
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Political Telephone Calls - Prohibition
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
  • Became Law - Governor Signed

    SB 640

    Status as of May 8, 2007: Became Law - Chapter 342

    Sponsored By
    Senator Raskin
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Motor Vehicle Manufacturers - Warranty Adjustment Programs
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance
    House: Economic Matters
  • Failed Legislation

    SB 904

    Status as of March 23, 2007: Bill is in the Senate - Unfavorable Finance

    Sponsored By
    Senator Dyson
    Entitled
    Consumer Protection - Personal Information Protection Act
    Committee
    Assignments
    Senate: Finance