|Event:||Debt Collection Informational Session|
|Type of Event:||Informational Session|
|Date:||09/22/2016, 10:00 AM|
THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS
Debt Collection Informational Session
The Massachusetts Division of Banks (Division) and the Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General are seeking input on the current state of debt collection and debt collection regulation within the Commonwealth. The Division and the Office of the Attorney General are considering whether changes to the statutory and regulatory framework regarding debt collection may be warranted.
The Division and the Office of the Attorney General welcome interested members of the public, consumers, consumer advocates, and industry members to attend an informational session and provide oral or written testimony regarding the current state of debt collection and regulation within the Commonwealth. The informational session will be conducted jointly by the Division and the Office of the Attorney General.
The session will be held as follows:
When: September 22, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: 1000 Washington Street
In addition, written comments may be submitted to the Massachusetts Division of Banks, 1000 Washington Street, 10th Floor, Boston, MA 02118-6400 or at firstname.lastname@example.org until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 21, 2016. Specific questions about this session should be directed to Cynthia Begin, Chief Risk Officer of the Division of Banks or Max Weinstein of the Office of the Attorney General. Please note that this informational session is in addition to any public hearing that may otherwise be required by a formal rulemaking process, should that occur.
The Division and the Office of the Attorney General seek specific input in response to the following inquiries:
The Division and the Office of the Attorney General look forward to receiving testimony and written comments on this important issue.
|Written comments:||accepted until: 10/21/2016|
|Location:||1000 Washington Street|
Hearing Room 1-E
|Contact:||DOB -- Massachusetts Division Of Banks|