MD HB593 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 35-1-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 27 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-28 - First Reading Senate Rules
Pending: Senate Rules Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Defining the term "mortgage lender" to mean a person that is duly licensed under certain provisions of the Financial Institutions Article; clarifying the definition of the term "consumer claim"; and declaring the intent of the General Assembly that the Act be construed as clarifying the Maryland Collection Agency Licensing Act and that, with regard to sales of real property to bona fide purchasers, the Act applies only to sales made on or after the June 1, 2019.

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Maryland Collection Agency Licensing Act - Definitions and Legislative Intent


Roll Calls

2019-03-19 - House - House Floor - Third Reading Passed (98-39) (Y: 98 N: 39 NV: 1 Abs: 3) [PASS]


2019-03-28SenateFirst Reading Senate Rules
2019-03-27HouseThird Reading Passed (98-39)
2019-03-26HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2019-03-26HouseFavorable with Amendments {483995/1 Report Adopted
2019-03-26HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
2019-02-05HouseHearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04HouseFirst Reading Economic Matters


Maryland State Sources

Bill Comments