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Summary:
This bill limits acceptable provisions in deferred presentment transactions or payday loans and prevents transactions from being offered to certain individuals. A deferred presentment transaction cannot be...
Subject:
Banking
Year:
2014
Source:
Alabama Legislature
Summary:
This bill creates the Colorado retirement security task force to develop recommendations for increasing the percentage of residents in the state who have adequate retirement security. The report of the task...
Subject:
Savings and Retirement
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado Legislature
Summary:
This bill denies state grants, loans, or tax benefits to employers operating a call center that has relocated from within the state to a foreign country and requires that call centers used by state executive...
Subject:
Subsidies - Grants and Loans, Taxation - Credits
Year:
2014
Source:
Maine Legislature
Summary:
This bill establishes documentation requirements a collector must meet before initiating contact with a debtor or a person related to the debtor, requires disclosure if the statute of limitations for...
Subject:
Banking
Year:
2014
Source:
Maryland Legislature
Summary:
The Model Fair Debt Buying Practices Act regulates the activities of a person or entity that has purchased delinquent or charged-off debt. It would establish certain clear procedures, minimum documentation...
Subject:
Consumer Protections, Housing and Property
Year:
2014
Source:
ALICE
Summary:
This report contains hundreds of specific policy reforms spanning eight broad areas of local government policy and responsibility: economic development and job creation; infrastructure; municipal revenue;...
Subject:
Access to Services, Subsidies - Tax Expenditures, Housing and Property, Early Childhood Education, Buildings - Energy Efficiency, Government Contracts and Procurement, Public Health, Immigration Enforcement, Roads and Vehicles, Job and Workplace Standards, Policing, Maternity and Family Leave, Taxation - Property, Voter Registration
Year:
2014
Source:
COWS
Summary:
This brief refutes a 2012 Tax Foundation report claiming that “nearly every empirical study of taxes and economic growth published in a peer-review academic journal finds that tax increases harm economic...
Subject:
Taxation - Use
Year:
2014
Source:
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Summary:
This bill strengthens safety net support for domestic violence victims who seek help through the CalWORKs (TANF) Program. The bill establishes statewide standards for notifying CalWORKs applicants and...
Subject:
Public Assistance
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill excludes the value of one vehicle in the determination of eligibility for California's TANF program, CalWORKs.
Subject:
Public Assistance
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill repeals an earlier law concerning TANF benefits that allowed the denial of aid or denial of an increase in the maximum aid payment if a child on whose behalf the aid was being requested was born...
Subject:
Sexual Health, Public Assistance
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature