RI H5477 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Introduced on February 14 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-20 - Committee recommended measure be held for further study
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Makes litigation loan agreements subject to state usury laws.

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Procedure Generally -- Litigation Lending Agreements



2019-03-20HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2019-03-15HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/20/2019)
2019-03-06HouseCommittee postponed at request of sponsor (03/06/2019)
2019-03-04HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2019-02-14HouseIntroduced, referred to House Judiciary

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