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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 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
Summary:
This bill eliminates the penalty assessed against CalWORKs (TANF) recipients for their children's school truancy, if those children are less than 16 years old. Specifically, this bill: requires school...
Subject:
Public Assistance, School Attendance
Year:
2013
Source:
California Legislature