MD HB1216 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on February 8 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-01 - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Repealing an exemption for certain check cashing services from the requirement to be licensed; increasing the license fee for a check cashing service; providing for the payment of the fee into certain funds; establishing the Financial Awareness Fund as a special, nonlapsing fund; providing for the administration of the Fund; specifying the contents of the Fund; requiring a certain licensee to post a certain notice; etc.

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Financial Institutions - Check Cashing Services - Licensing



2019-04-01HouseUnfavorable Report by Economic Matters
2019-02-11HouseHearing 3/06 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-08HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


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