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Summary:
This bill, which did not pass, authorized the Supervisor of the Bureau of Loans to create a common database of payday loans (deferred presentment transactions) in order to prevent additional loans from being...
Subject:
Banking
Year:
2014
Source:
Alabama Legislature
Summary:
This bill, which did not pass, makes a contract or proposed contract for the sale or lease of consumer goods or services unlawful if it contains a nondisparagement clause or other provision requiring the...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
This bill, beginning January 1, 2015, replaces a publicly traded corporation’s current tax rate with a rate based on a ratio between its top paid employee and the median compensation it pays. This bill...
Subject:
Taxation - Corporate Income, Taxation - Corporate Income
Year:
2014
Source:
California Legislature
Summary:
The bill, since enacted, requires that service contracts be in writing and disclose to the contract holder the terms and conditions of the contract, the covered consumer goods, the identity of the provider...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
Colorado 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 prohibits employers from advertising discriminatory job postings that list current employment as an occupational qualification for applying.
Subject:
Unemployment, Hiring Practices
Year:
2014
Source:
Connecticut Legislature
Summary:
This bill requires consumer form contracts for financial services and changes to financial contracts be knowingly and affirmatively consented to in writing by the consumer. This bill prohibits “forum...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This act establishes the Homeless Persons’ Bill of Rights which provides persons experiencing homelessness protection from discrimination while on the streets and when seeking access to housing, employment,...
Subject:
Employment, Access to Services, Homeless, LGBTQ, Race and Ethnicity, Policing, Public Assistance, Housing and Property, Hiring Practices
Year:
2014
Source:
Delaware Legislature
Summary:
This bill allows individuals with no taxable income to claim a low income state tax credit, extending the tax credit already in place for other workers. The bill specifies that if the tax credit exceeds...
Subject:
Taxation - Individual Income
Year:
2014
Source:
Georgia Legislature
Summary:
This act places restrictions on payday loan amounts relative to a borrower’s income and creates a limitation on a payday lenders ability to collect payment electronically. This bill prohibits a payday lender...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
Idaho Legislature