Security freezes; elimination of fees. (HB86)

Introduced By

Del. David Bulova (D-Fairfax) with support from co-patron Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Security freezes; 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. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


12/09/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18101836D
12/09/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (HB86)
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: HB6, SB16, SB22, SB38 and SB62.