Security freezes; elimination of fees. (HB6)

Introduced By

Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke) with support from co-patron Del. Alfonso Lopez (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Security freezes; elimination of fees. Prohibits a credit reporting agency from requiring a consumer to pay a fee to place a security freeze on the consumer's credit report. Currently, a consumer may be required to pay a fee of no more than $10 to place a security freeze on his credit report. Victims of identity theft are currently exempt from the fee. Amends § 59.1-444.2, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
11/20/2017Committee
11/20/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100357D
11/20/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB6)
01/25/2018Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #1
02/01/2018Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 3-N)
02/13/2018Left in Commerce and Labor

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB16, SB22, SB38, SB62 and HB86.