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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 361
Georgia Credit Protection Act; provide definitions; credit reports; provide method of placing and removing security freeze
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 1 of Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to selling and other trade practices, so as to provide for definitions; to permit a consumer to place a security freeze on his or her credit report; to provide a method for placing and removing a security freeze; to provide exceptions; to prohibit the release of a credit report that is subject to a security freeze, except in certain instances; to allow certain fees to be charged in connection with a security freeze; to regulate changes to a credit report that is subject to a security freeze; to prohibit certain uses of a consumer´s personal information; to provide for enforcement; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/18/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/22/2008 - House Second Readers
Feb/21/2008 - House First Readers
Feb/20/2008 - Senate Reconsidered Lost
Feb/19/2008 - Senate Notice to Reconsider
Feb/19/2008 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/19/2008 - Senate Third Read
Feb/07/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/06/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/28/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/18/2008 - Senate Hopper
2/20/2008 Motion to Reconsider Lost in Senate
Feb/20/2008 - Senate Vote #585Yea(24)Nay(31)NV(0)
Feb/19/2008 - Senate Vote #578Yea(45)Nay(4)NV(3)
Feb/19/2008 - Senate Vote #577Yea(37)Nay(11)NV(4)
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