Event Detail – Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure

Status:Completed

Event Date:5/24/2011

Start Time:1:00 PM

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Item Name Start Time Duration Webcast
Joint Committee on Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure 5/24/2011
1:00 PM
02:00:00 Recorded
*Scheduled Start

Event Description

Home Rule Petition, Sales and Solicitation, Credit Cards and Banks, ID Theft

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Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S89 An Act relative to health club contracts. Gale D. Candaras
2 S91 An Act regarding identity fraud. Sonia Chang-Diaz
3 S99 An Act protecting victims of unlicensed debt collections James B. Eldridge
4 S100 An Act protecting the privacy of consumer financial information James B. Eldridge
5 S105 An Act to reduce unwanted communication from creditors to protect the peace and privacy of residents. Patricia D. Jehlen
6 S118 An Act regulating advertisements and solicitations for time shares Thomas P. Kennedy
7 S126 An Act relative to check cashing fees Michael J. Rodrigues
8 S129 An Act relative to credit and debit cards Michael J. Rodrigues
9 S133 An Act to protect consumers that hold credit cards. Karen E. Spilka
10 H106 An Act relating to commercial law deceptive trade practices Viriato Manuel deMacedo
11 H113 An Act prohibiting intentional misrepresentation by a business of its location Elizabeth A. Poirier
12 H117 An Act relative to telemarketing solicitation John W. Scibak
13 H118 An Act relating to identity theft. Todd M. Smola
14 H126 An Act relative to identity theft protection. William M. Straus
15 H128 An Act relative to credit backed or bank issued gift cards William M. Straus
16 H129 An Act relative to insurance Daniel K. Webster
17 H1007 An Act relative to requiring photo identification for credit card purchases Robert F. Fennell
18 H1014 An Act to prohibit negative option sales and disclosure of financial and personal information without a consumer’s express agreement Timothy R. Madden
19 H1034 An Act relative to the prevention of credit card company unfair business practices Steven M. Walsh
20 H1035 An Act relative to consumer rebates Steven M. Walsh
21 H1872 An Act further regulating door to door sales Garrett J. Bradley
22 H1879 An Act regulating material representations in advertising Anne M. Gobi
23 H1880 An Act creating a maximum allowable check-cashing rate Carlos Henriquez
24 H1881 An Act relating to the listing of a business location of certain businesses in a telephone directory or database Kate Hogan
25 H1885 An Act relative to the verification of consumers' identity prior to the issuance of a credit card Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
26 H1888 An Act relative to unsolicited credit cards, checks, and vouchers by mail Louis L. Kafka
27 H2694 An Act relative to furnishing or using certain consumer loan information to make solicitations Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
28 H2697 An Act relative to telemarketing solicitation Paul McMurtry
29 H2705 An Act relative to online advertising William M. Straus
30 H2706 An Act relative to credit card users providing photo ID Daniel K. Webster
31 H3109 An Act Relative to The Shops 9@20 in the Town of Northborough Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
32 H3224 An Act to facilitate and regulate residential selling practices Garrett J. Bradley
33 H3251 An Act relative to professional fundraisers Thomas M. Stanley
34 H2704 An Act Relative To For-Profit Charitable Solicitation Theodore C. Speliotis
35 H1022 An Act relative to the protection of customers Vincent A. Pedone
36 H127 An Act relative to the privacy rights of certain customers. William M. Straus