SB 1218: Residential Foreclosure Proceedings
GENERAL BILL by Soto
Residential Foreclosure Proceedings; Citing this act as the "Florida Mortgage Collection Fairness Act"; prohibiting a mortgage collection firm from offering false evidence in a mortgage foreclosure proceeding; providing that a violation is a deceptive and unfair trade practice; providing penalties and remedies; providing for the award of attorney fees and costs under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Criminal Justice
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Criminal Justice (CJ)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Appropriations -SJ 90
• Introduced -SJ 90
• Died in Criminal Justice
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