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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill HD.5027 191st (2019 - 2020)

An Act relative to credit card debt collection during the COVID-19 outbreak

By Mr. Gentile of Sudbury, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Carmine Lawrence Gentile and others relative to credit card debt collection during the COVID-19 outbreak. Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure.

Bill Information

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide forthwith for relief from credit card debt collection practices during the COVID-19 pandemic, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.


Name District/Address
Carmine Lawrence Gentile 13th Middlesex
Alan Silvia 7th Bristol
Marcos A. Devers 16th Essex
Nika C. Elugardo 15th Suffolk
Carolyn C. Dykema 8th Middlesex
Michael O. Moore Second Worcester
Diana DiZoglio First Essex
Denise Provost 27th Middlesex
Adrian C. Madaro 1st Suffolk
Linda Dean Campbell 15th Essex
Natalie M. Higgins 4th Worcester
Anne M. Gobi Worcester, Hampden, Hampshire and Middlesex
David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf 17th Worcester
Kathleen R. LaNatra 12th Plymouth
Thomas M. Stanley 9th Middlesex
Peter Capano 11th Essex
Michelle L. Ciccolo 15th Middlesex
Lindsay N. Sabadosa 1st Hampshire
Tami L. Gouveia 14th Middlesex
John H. Rogers 12th Norfolk
Tommy Vitolo 15th Norfolk
Kay Khan 11th Middlesex
Colleen M. Garry 36th Middlesex
Aaron Vega 5th Hampden

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