Federal Fair Debt Collection Statute

Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692

State Fair Debt Collection Statutes

Alabama Fair Debt Collection Statute

Ala. Code § 40-12-80

Alaska Fair Debt Collection Statute

Alaska Stat. § 08.24.041 et seq.

Arizona Fair Debt Collection Statute

Ariz. Rev. Stat. § 32-1001 et seq.

Arkansas Fair Debt Collection Statute

Ark. Code § 17-24-101 et seq.

Ark. Code § 17-24-404

Ark. Code. § 17-24-501 et seq.

California Fair Debt Collection Statute

Cal. Civ. Code § 1785.25 et seq.

Cal. Civ. Code § 1788 et seq.

California Civil Code § 1812.700 et seq.

Colorado Fair Debt Collection Statute

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 5-1-101 et seq.

Colo. Rev. Stat. § 12-14-101 et seq.

Connecticut Fair Debt Collection Statute

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 36a-645 et seq.

Delaware Fair Debt Collection Statute

Del. Code, tit. 30 § 2301

District of Columbia Fair Debt Collection Statute

D.C. Code § 22-3401 et seq.

D.C. Code § 28-3814 et seq.

Florida Fair Debt Collection Statute

Fla. Stat. § 559.55 et seq.

Georgia Fair Debt Collection Statute

Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. 120-1-14-.01 et seq.

Hawaii Fair Debt Collection Statute

Haw. Rev. Stat. § 443B-1 et seq.

Haw. Rev. Stat. § 480 D-1 et seq.

Haw. Admin. Rules § 16-112-1 et seq.

Idaho Fair Debt Collection Statute

Idaho Code § 26-2221 et seq.

Illinois Fair Debt Collection Statute

225 Ill. Comp. Stat. 425/1 et seq.

Ill. Admin. Code tit. 68 § 1210.10 et seq.

Indiana Fair Debt Collection Statute

Indiana Code 25-11-1-1 et seq.

Iowa Fair Debt Collection Statute

Iowa Code § 537.7101 et seq.

Kansas Fair Debt Collection Statute

Kan. Stat. § 16a-3-205

Kentucky Fair Debt Collection Statute

Kentucky does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

Louisiana Fair Debt Collection Statute

La. Civ. Code 9:3534.1

La. Civ. Code 9:3562

Maine Fair Debt Collection Statute

Me. Rev. Stat. Ann. tit. 32 § 11001 et seq.

Me. Rev. Stat. Ann. tit. 9A § 5-107; 116; 117; & 201

Code Me. R. 02-030 Ch. 300

Maryland Fair Debt Collection Statute

Md. Code Ann., Bus. Reg. § 7 -101 et seq.

Md. Code Ann., Consumer Reg., § 14-201 et seq.

Massachussetts Fair Debt Collection Statute

93 CMR § 24 et seq.

209 CMR § 18 et seq.

940 CMR § 7 et seq.

Michigan Fair Debt Collection Statute

Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. § 339.901 et seq.

Mich. Comp. Laws Ann. § 445.251 et seq.

Minnesota Fair Debt Collection Statute

Minn. Stat. § 332.31 et seq.

Mississippi Fair Debt Collection Statute

Mississippi does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

Missouri Fair Debt Collection Statute

Missouri does not have its own state consumer protection statute; however: Mo. Rev. Stat § 425.300

Montana Fair Debt Collection Statute

Montana does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

Nebraska Fair Debt Collection Statute

Neb. Rev. Stat. § 45-601 et seq.

Nevada Fair Debt Collection Statute

Nev. Rev. Stat. 649 et. seq.

New Hampshire Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 358-C:3

New Jersey Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.J. Stat. Ann. tit. 48:18-1 et seq.

New Mexico Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.M. Stat. Ann. § 61-18A-1 et seq.

N.M. Admin. Code § 12.2.12.1 et seq.

New York Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.Y. Code, art. 29-H § 600 et seq.

New York City, N.Y., Rules, tit. 6, § 2-190 et seq.

New York City, N.Y., Rules, tit 6, § 5-76 et seq.

New York City, N.Y., Rules, tit. 6, § 1-05

New York City, N.Y., Code § 20-488 et seq.

North Carolina Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.C. Gen. Stat. § 58-70-1 et seq.

N.C. Gen. Stat. § 75-50 et seq.

North Dakota Fair Debt Collection Statute

N.D. Admin. Code § 13-05-01 et. seq.

N.D. Admin. Code § 13-04-02-01 et seq.

Ohio Fair Debt Collection Statute

Ohio Rev. Code, ch. 13 § 1319.12

Oklahoma Fair Debt Collection Statute

Okla. Stat. § 14A-05-107

Oregon Fair Debt Collection Statute

Or. Rev. Stat. § 646.639 et. seq.

Or. Rev. Stat. § 697.005 et seq.

Pennsylvania Fair Debt Collection Statute

73 Pa. Stat. § 2270.1 et seq.

18 Pa. Stat. § 7311

Puerto Rico Fair Debt Collection Statute

Puerto Rico does not have its own consumer protection statute; however, a 1984 FTC Consent Decree required a consumer finance company to provide notices in Spanish when collecting debts from consumers in Puerto Rico. Avco Financial Services, Inc., 104 F.T.C. 485 (1984).

Rhode Island Fair Debt Collection Statute

Rhode Island does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

South Carolina Fair Debt Collection Statute

S.C. Code Ann. § 37-5-108

South Dakota Fair Debt Collection Statute

South Dakota does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

Tennessee Fair Debt Collection Statute

Tenn. Code Ann. § 62-20-101 et seq.

Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0320-2-.01 et seq.

Texas Fair Debt Collection Statute

Tex. Fin. Code Ann. § 392.001 et seq.

Utah Fair Debt Collection Statute

Utah Code Ann. §12-1-1 et seq.

Utah Code Ann. § 70C-7-107

Vermont Fair Debt Collection Statute

Vt. Stat., tit. 9, ch. 63 § 2453(a).

Vt. Code R. 06 031 004 R. CF 104.01 et seq.

Virginia Fair Debt Collection Statute

Virginia does not have its own state consumer protection statute.

Washington Fair Debt Collection Statute

Wash. Rev. Code Ann. § 19.16.100 et seq.

Wash. Admin. Code § 19.16.250

West Virigina Fair Debt Collection Statute

W. Va. Code § 47-16-1 et seq.

W. Va. Code § 46A-2-122 et. seq.

W. Va. Code § 48-1-307

W. Va. Code § 46B-4-7

Wisconsin Fair Debt Collection Statute

Wis. Stat. § 218.04

Wis. Stat. § 427-101 et seq.

Wis. Admin. Code § DFI-Bkg 74.01 et seq.

Wyoming Fair Debt Collection Statute

Wyo. Stat. § 33-11-101 et seq.

 

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