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House Bill 1383

House Bill 1383

ARCHIVE (2001)

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DIGEST OF HB1383 (Updated March 6, 2001 3:37 PM - DI 84)

Regulation of pawnbrokers. Prohibits advertising by nonpawnbrokers that states or represents that the person or entity is a pawnbroker. Allows pawnbroking transactions involving multiple similar items without identification numbers to use quantity of items and physical description as the item description. Requires a description of the identification used for verification of an individual in a pawnbroking transaction. Provides for a daily calculation of a renewed pawnbroking loan finance charge. Shortens the length of time after which the pawnbroker may sell pawned property from 90 days to 60 days. Provides that pawnbroking transaction records are confidential, with exceptions for law enforcement disclosure of certain information.
Current Status:
In Committee - 2nd House
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