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Meeting Name: Committee on Consumer Affairs and Business Licensing Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/2/2018 12:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Jointly with the Committee on Justice System
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Int 0510-2018 *Rory I. Lancman Proposed Int. No. 510-ADisclosure of premium or compensation charged by bail bond agents.IntroductionThis bill would set up a complaint mechanism at the Department of Consumer Affairs for consumers of bail bond services to report violations of the maximum allowed bail bond premiums set by the New York Insurance Law. It would also require the Department to refer those violations to the Police Department for enforcement.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0510-2018 *Rory I. Lancman  Disclosure of premium or compensation charged by bail bond agents.IntroductionThis bill would set up a complaint mechanism at the Department of Consumer Affairs for consumers of bail bond services to report violations of the maximum allowed bail bond premiums set by the New York Insurance Law. It would also require the Department to refer those violations to the Police Department for enforcement.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 0510-2018 *Rory I. Lancman  Disclosure of premium or compensation charged by bail bond agents.IntroductionThis bill would set up a complaint mechanism at the Department of Consumer Affairs for consumers of bail bond services to report violations of the maximum allowed bail bond premiums set by the New York Insurance Law. It would also require the Department to refer those violations to the Police Department for enforcement.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0724-2018 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring that bail bond agents make certain disclosures.IntroductionThis bill would provide to consumers of bail bond businesses and bail bond referral businesses information regarding their rights and basic information about the businesses themselves. Many bail bond businesses engage in unscrupulous business practices, and this bill would arm consumers with information, in multiple languages, so that they can avoid being taken advantage of.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0724-2018 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring that bail bond agents make certain disclosures.IntroductionThis bill would provide to consumers of bail bond businesses and bail bond referral businesses information regarding their rights and basic information about the businesses themselves. Many bail bond businesses engage in unscrupulous business practices, and this bill would arm consumers with information, in multiple languages, so that they can avoid being taken advantage of.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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