1. The Laws of New York
  2. Consolidated Laws
  3. General Business
  4. Article 29-H: Debt Collection Procedures


Section 601-A Disclosure by principal creditors and/or debt collection agencies

General Business (GBS)

Disclosure by principal creditors and/or debt collection agencies. No principal creditors and/or debt collection agencies shall make any representation that a person is required to pay the debt of a family member in a way that contravenes with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (15 USC § 1692 et seq.). In addition, the principal creditors and/or debt collection agencies shall not make any misrepresentation about the family member's obligation to pay such debts.

  * NB Effective March 28, 2019