Pawnbrokers and precious metals dealers; records required to be maintained. (HB1709)

Introduced By

Del. Don Merricks (R-Danville)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Pawnbrokers and precious metals dealers; records required to be maintained.  Requires pawnbrokers and precious metals dealers to take a photograph or digital image of (i) the person pawning or pledging or selling an article, precious metal or gem at the time of the transaction; (ii) the identification used by the person in the transaction; and (iii) the article, precious metal or gem pawned or pledged or sold. The bill provides for pawnbrokers to retain a pawned or pledged item and for precious metal dealers to retain precious metals or gems purchased for 60 days. Currently pawnbrokers are required to retain an item for 45 days and precious metal dealers for 10 days. Read the Bill »

Status

02/03/2011: Merged into HB1510

History

DateAction
01/10/2011Committee
01/10/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11101043D
01/10/2011Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2011Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/18/2011Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/19/2011Assigned GL sub: #4 Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
02/01/2011Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB1510-Scott, J.M.)
02/03/2011Incorporated by General Laws (HB1510-Scott, J.M.)