2012 Regular Session


File Code: Commercial Law - Consumer Protection Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 295
Sponsored By:
Delegates Zucker, Anderson, Arora, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Beitzel, Bobo, Bromwell, Burns, Clagett, Clippinger, Cluster, Cullison, DeBoy, Dumais, Frick, Gilchrist, Griffith, Guzzone, Haddaway-Riccio, Healey, Hershey, Howard, Hucker, Impallaria, Jameson, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Lafferty, Lee, Love, Luedtke, McComas, McHale, A. Miller, Minnick, Mitchell, Mizeur, Olszewski, Reznik, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Rudolph, Schulz, Simmons, Sophocleus, Szeliga, Tarrant, V. Turner, Vaughn, Vitale, Waldstreicher, Washington, and Wood
Commercial Law - Security Freezes - Minors and Protected Persons


Authorizing specified representatives to request a security freeze on the consumer report or a specified record of specified minor children and individuals under guardianship or conservatorship; requiring a consumer reporting agency to place a security freeze for a protected consumer under specified circumstances and within a specified period of time; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used. For explanation of terms click here.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/1 at 1:00 p.m.

Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
Favorable with Amendments {123498/1 Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (137-0)
Returned Passed
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable Report by Finance
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
Third Reading Passed (46-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 209

Sponsored by:

Delegate Craig J. Zucker, District 14
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Sam Arora, District 19
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Kumar P. Barve, District 17
Delegate Wendell R. Beitzel, District 1A
Delegate Elizabeth Bobo, District 12B
Delegate Eric M. Bromwell, District 8
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Galen R. Clagett, District 3A
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate John W. E. Cluster, Jr., District 8
Delegate Bonnie Cullison, District 19
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Kathleen M. Dumais, District 15
Delegate C. William Frick, District 16
Delegate Jim Gilchrist, District 17
Delegate Melony G. Griffith, District 25
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Stephen S. Hershey, Jr., District 36
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Sally Jameson, District 28
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Ariana B. Kelly, District 16
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Susan K. McComas, District 35B
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Aruna Miller, District 15
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Keiffer J. Mitchell, Jr., District 44
Delegate Heather R. Mizeur, District 20
Delegate John A. Olszewski, Jr., District 6
Delegate Kirill Reznik, District 39
Delegate Barbara Robinson, District 40
Delegate Shane Robinson, District 39
Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Luiz R. S. Simmons, District 17
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Kathy Szeliga, District 7
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate Jeff Waldstreicher, District 18
Delegate Mary L. Washington, District 43
Delegate John F. Wood, Jr., District 29A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates.
Financial Regulation, Division of
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Theft -see also- Shoplifting

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Commercial Law
( 14-1212.1 , 14-1212.2 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Number: 123498/01     Offered on: March 14, 2012   at: 10:25 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 16, 2012: Third Reading Passed (137-0)
March 26, 2012: Third Reading Passed (46-0)