Security freezes; elimination of fees. (SB62)

Introduced By

Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington) with support from co-patron Sen. Louise Lucas (D-Portsmouth)


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. This bill was incorporated into SB 16. Read the Bill »


02/07/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill


11/30/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18100428D
11/30/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/16/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB62)
02/07/2018Incorporated by Commerce and Labor (SB16-Petersen) (11-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB6, SB16, SB22, SB38 and HB86.