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2009-2010 Regular Session - SB 57
Georgia Fair Lending Act; definitions; provide for limitations on home loans; fees for filling documents
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend provisions of the O.C.G.A. relating to mortgages, foreclosures, and evictions; to amend Chapter 6A of Title 7 , relating to the "Georgia Fair Lending Act," ; to amend Code Section 15-6-77 of the , relating to fees to be collected by clerks of the superior courts, so as to provide for fees for filing documents pertaining to a deed under power more than 30 days following the exercise of a power of sale in a mortgage, security deed, or other lien contract; to amend Code Section 44-7-55 , relating to the writ of possession, so as to provide that a tenant with a valid lease can stay in a foreclosed property for 60 days; to amend Article 7 of Chapter 14 of Title 44 , relating to foreclosure on mortgages, so as to provide for examples of when an instrument of conveyance will be an equitable mortgage; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Apr/12/2010 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/03/2009 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/30/2009 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Mar/17/2009 - House Second Readers
Mar/12/2009 - House First Readers
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Third Read
Mar/03/2009 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/26/2009 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/28/2009 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/27/2009 - Senate Hopper
Mar/10/2009 - Senate Vote #155Yea(43)Nay(9)NV(2)
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