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2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 70
Georgia Fair Lending Act; abusive high cost home loan practices; consumer protections
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 7 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to banking, so as to enact the "Georgia Fair Lending Act"; to prohibit abusive home loan practices; to provide for definitions; to list prohibited practices and limitations relating to making or refinancing home loans; to provide for prohibited practices and limitations relating to high-cost home loans; to create specific and numerous consumer protections for high-cost home loans; to provide for penalties and remedies and enforcement; to provide for exceptions for certain unintentional violations; to provide for related matters; to provide for severability; to provide for applicability and an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes
Status History
Mar/08/2001 - House Second Readers
Mar/07/2001 - House First Readers
Mar/06/2001 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/06/2001 - Senate Third Read
Feb/22/2001 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/21/2001 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/26/2001 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/25/2001 - Senate Hopper
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