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H.482

An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Rep. William Botzow, Rep. Michael Marcotte
Senate Rules Committee
4/20/2018 - Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Rules
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Senate Rules Committee
Last Recorded Action
Senate 4/20/2018 - Read 1st time & referred to Committee on Rules
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An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

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2017-2018 Legislative Session
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An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Committee Meetings

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Meeting Full List

2017-2018 Legislative Session
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
11:25 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Wendy Morgan, Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid
Jean Murray, Vermont Legal Aid

Thursday, February 8, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
After

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Introduction to Debt Collection, H.482 Strikeall version is posted to Committee web page under "Reports & Resources"; H.596, time permitting

Jean Murray, Parent, Vermont Legal Aid
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Daniel Richardson, Attorney, Vermont Bar Association
Jason Duquette-Hoffman, Program Coordinator, Consumer Assistance Program, Attorney General's Office

Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
2:30 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Bill Walk-Through of Judiciary Portion and Testimony

Erik FitzPatrick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Joseph Bergeron, Executive Director, Association of Vermont Credit Unions
Susan Steckel, Attorney, Steckel Law Office
Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge
Jean Murray, Vermont Legal Aid

Thursday, February 22, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Debt Collection Bill H.482 Strikeall version is posted to Committee web page

Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
April Kuehnhoff, National Consumer Law Center
Bob Cowie, Executive Vice President, North Country Federal Credit Union
David Reid, Director of Government Affairs and Policy, Receivables Management Association
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
Jean Murray, Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
2:00 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Sonia Gibson, Encore Capital Group

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Committee Strikeall, Debt Collection Bill

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Sonia Gibson, Encore Capital Group
Alan Bjerke, Attorney
Susan Steckel, Attorney, Steckel Law Office
Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
Jean Murray, Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
-

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Chris Delia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge
Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney
Susan Steckel, Attorney, Steckel Law Office
Heather Shouldice, Lobbyist, Encore Capital Group
Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association

Friday, March 23, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Committee Discussion, Markup

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Committee Discussion

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney, Self Advocate
Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
9:00 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Committee Discussion

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
After

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Friday, March 30, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
1:00 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Association for Accessible Medicines
Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Heather Shouldice, Lobbyist, Encore Capital Group
Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid

Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
1:00 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Gerry Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association
Tess Kennedy, Lobbyist, Encore Capital Group
Chris Delia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Thursday, April 5, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
10:30 AM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
3:30 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Witness testimony on proposed amendment.

David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Rep. Linda Joy Sullivan, Sponsor
Rep. Patricia McCoy, Sponsor
Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge
Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney, Self Advocate

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Judiciary
4:15 PM

H.482 - An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Vote on Drafts 7.1 and 19.1.



An act relating to consumer protection, credit card debt, and trustee process

Witnesses Who Testified

2017-2018 Legislative Session
House Committee on Commerce and Economic Development
  • Alan Bjerke, Attorney
  • Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney
  • Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney, Self Advocate
  • Bob Cowie, Executive Vice President, North Country Federal Credit Union
  • Christopher Curtis, Chief, Public Protection Division, Attorney General's Office
  • Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
  • Chris Delia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
  • Jason Duquette-Hoffman, Program Coordinator, Consumer Assistance Program, Attorney General's Office
  • Sonia Gibson, Encore Capital Group
  • Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Tess Kennedy, Lobbyist, Encore Capital Group
  • April Kuehnhoff, National Consumer Law Center
  • Wendy Morgan, Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid
  • Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
  • Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Association for Accessible Medicines
  • Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association
  • Gerry Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association
  • Jean Murray, Vermont Legal Aid
  • Jean Murray, Attorney, Vermont Legal Aid
  • Jean Murray, Parent, Vermont Legal Aid
  • David Reid, Director of Government Affairs and Policy, Receivables Management Association
  • Daniel Richardson, Attorney, Vermont Bar Association
  • Heather Shouldice, Lobbyist, Encore Capital Group
  • Susan Steckel, Attorney, Steckel Law Office
House Committee on Judiciary
  • Joseph Bergeron, Executive Director, Association of Vermont Credit Unions
  • Alan Bjerke, Creditor Attorney, Self Advocate
  • Chris D'Elia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
  • Chris Delia, President, Vermont Bankers' Association
  • Erik FitzPatrick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Sonia Gibson, Encore Capital Group
  • Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge
  • David Hall, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Rep. Patricia McCoy, Sponsor
  • Wendy Morgan, Attorney, VT Legal-Aid
  • Bridget Morris, Lobbyist, Receivables Management Association
  • Jean Murray, Vermont Legal Aid
  • Susan Steckel, Attorney, Steckel Law Office
  • Rep. Linda Joy Sullivan, Sponsor

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Staff
David Hall, Legislative Counsel

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