Votes: NY A00876 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly

Bill Title: Requires debt collectors to send consumers a written notice of their rights under state law along with their initial debt collection correspondence; such notice would contain information such as who and when a principal creditor may contact a debtor about the debt owed as well as the fact that a principal creditor cannot disclose information affecting a consumer debtor's reputation for creditworthiness if the principal creditor knows or has reason to know such information is false; applies to consumer rather than commercial debts.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-05-09 - advanced to third reading cal.275 [A00876 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Voting Records

ChamberVoteDateYeaNayNVAbsTotalResultSourceView
AssemblyAssembly Codes Committee: Favorable2019-05-071730222PassedLinkView
AssemblyAssembly Consumer Affairs And Protection Committee: Favorable refer to committee Codes2019-04-301510016PassedLinkView


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