senate Bill S6913

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the credit reporting rights outreach program

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Rules Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Oct 13, 2017 referred to rules

S6913 - Details

Law Section:
Financial Services Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 7 ยง701, Fin Serv L

S6913 - Summary

Establishes the credit reporting rights outreach program to educate the public about the rights and obligations of citizens of the state of New York under the federal Equal Credit Opportunity Act; requires an annual report concerning the operation of such program.

S6913 - Sponsor Memo

S6913 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6913

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            October 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the financial services law,  in  relation  to  a  public
  education program about the rights of consumers

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The financial services law is amended by adding a new arti-
cle 7 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 7
                CREDIT REPORTING RIGHTS OUTREACH PROGRAM
SECTION 701. CREDIT REPORTING RIGHTS OUTREACH PROGRAM ESTABLISHED.
  S 701.   CREDIT REPORTING RIGHTS  OUTREACH  PROGRAM  ESTABLISHED.  (A)
THERE  IS  HEREBY  ESTABLISHED  WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT A CREDIT REPORTING
RIGHTS OUTREACH PROGRAM TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE RIGHTS OF  CITI-
ZENS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK UNDER THE FEDERAL EQUAL CREDIT OPPORTUNITY
ACT.
  (B)  THE  SUPERINTENDENT  SHALL SUBMIT ON OR BEFORE DECEMBER FIRST, AN
ANNUAL REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE CONCERNING THE  OPERA-
TION  OF THE CREDIT REPORTING RIGHTS PROGRAM. COMMENCING IN TWO THOUSAND
EIGHTEEN, SUCH REPORTS SHALL INCLUDE THE EXPERIENCE OF  THE  PROGRAM  IN
PROVIDING  OUTREACH  AND  EDUCATION  TO  THE  PUBLIC ON THE ISSUE OF THE
RIGHTS OF CITIZENS OF THE STATE OF NEW  YORK  UNDER  THE  FEDERAL  EQUAL
CREDIT OPPORTUNITY ACT.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13606-01-7

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