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Member Alert: NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo Introduces Bill to License Debt Collectors – Webinar Next Week

Webinar Date & Time: January 28, 2020 at 9:00am PT/12:00pm ET


Late Tuesday, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo introduced a proposal to license debt collectors as part of his 2021 budget. If enacted, the measure would take effect on October 1, 2020.

Licensure Summary

In addition to licensing debt collectors, the bill also includes the licensure […]

2020-01-23T11:49:17+00:00January 23, 2020|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMAI Seeks Comments on Proposed Changes to Certification Program

The Certification Council is proposing edits to the Receivables Management Certification Program (RMCP). The Council is required to perform a review of certification program standards at least annually to ensure the program reflects “evolving industry best practices, input from key stakeholders and communities of interest, areas of Council concern, and recent regulatory and statutory changes.”

The […]

2020-01-17T16:13:40+00:00January 17, 2020|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMAI Supports New York’s Efforts to License Debt Collectors

Earlier today, RMAI issued the following press release commenting on an initiative being lead by New York’s Governor to license debt collectors:


“Licensure is not only good for consumers, but it is also good for the receivables industry” said RMAI Executive Director Jan Stieger. “Licensure is highly consistent with the principles contained in RMAI’s Receivables Management […]

2020-01-17T12:03:41+00:00January 16, 2020|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: Virginia Debt Buyer Apportionment Law Impacts Multi-State Debt Buyers

Member Alert: Virginia Debt Buyer Apportionment Law Impacts Multi-State Debt Buyers

In 2018  the Virginia General Assembly enacted House Bill 798 (2018 Acts of Assembly, Chapter 807). This law requires multistate debt buyers to apportion their income to Virginia to determine the amount of tax they owe to the state (“Debt Buyer Apportionment”). Under Debt […]

2020-01-13T16:06:08+00:00January 13, 2020|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: 2020 RMAI Elections—Voting Begins Today & Official Notice of Annual Members Meeting

2020 RMAI Elections—Voting Begins Today!

Receivables Management Association International holds elections each year to approve a slate of officers, elect new Directors to open seats, and, if necessary, approve proposed amendments to RMAI Bylaws. In 2020, there is one open Director seat designated for candidates from Certified Debt Buying Company.

There are no proposed Bylaws amendments.

Voting Process
The ballot […]

2020-01-07T15:21:35+00:00January 7, 2020|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMAI Comments On Proposed California Consumer Privacy Act Regulations

RMAI Comments on Proposed California Consumer Privacy Act Regulations

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) is the most anticipated privacy law of the decade. In an attempt to seemingly double down on the European Union’s 2016 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the hastily drafted, hotly contested CCPA, is considered one of the strictest privacy […]

2019-12-11T09:06:25+00:00December 11, 2019|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: Support the RMAI Legislative Fund by Contributing to the Silent Auction

Support the RMAI Legislative Fund by Contributing to the Silent Auction

Have you registered for the RMAI Annual Conference yet?  It will be here before we know it.  One of the highlights of the conference will be this year’s Silent Auction.  Don’t miss out on your company’s opportunity to participate!  We have a goal of 50 […]

2019-11-22T15:09:47+00:00November 22, 2019|Member Alerts|