2012 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations
Sponsored By:
Delegates Summers, Afzali, Cane, Clippinger, DeBoy, Feldman, Frush, Healey, Holmes, Howard, Ivey, Jones, Kaiser, Luedtke, McDermott, McDonough, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Vaughn, Weir, and Zucker
Precious Metal Object Dealers, Pawn Shops, Scrap Metal Processors, and Automotive Dismantlers and Recyclers or Scrap Processors - Fingerprint Requirement


Requiring a precious metal object dealer, a pawnbroker, a junk dealer, a scrap metal processor, and an automotive dismantler and recycler or scrap processor to obtain a legible fingerprint of the thumb of an individual who provides an object at the time of the transaction and to include the fingerprint in the records of the transaction.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Michael G. Summers, District 47
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Luke Clippinger, District 46
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Adrienne A. Jones, District 10
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser, District 14
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke, District 14
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate Pat McDonough, District 7
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Michael H. Weir, Jr., District 6
Delegate Craig J. Zucker, District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Precious Metals and Stones
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Wreckers and Scrap Processors

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Business Regulation
( 12-301 , 12-301 , 12-302 , 17-1011 )
( 25-210 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters