Under existing law, there is no requirement that a collection agency or debt collector verify the telephone number with the telephone carrier ensuring the person contacted is the person owing the uncollected debt
This bill would make such requirement and would provide for remedies
Relating to consumer protection; to require debt collectors or agencies to verify the telephone number with the telephone carrier of the person owing the uncollected debt before contact is made; and to provide remedies.
|February 21, 2012
|Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Commerce, Transportation, and Utilities
|SB341 Alabama 2012 Session - Introduced