Re: State Resources
11-07-2008 10:49 AM
You can search corporation records, UCC records, etc. Click on the appropriate section on the left hand side.
Title 6 deals with SOL and judgments. Title 8 deals with bad checks, and title 45 has some information that may be relevant.
Alabama requires a "privilege license"; From the Dept of Revenue -
A privilege license is a license requirement of every person, firm, company or corporation engaged in any business, vocation, occupation or profession described in Title 40, Chapter 12, Code of Alabama 1975.
The State and County license(s) is issued by the county Probate Judge or License Commissioner in the county where the business is located. Unless otherwise provided, a license is required in every county where the business is conducted.
** In addition a city or local license may be required. Contact the proper place to determine if such is required.**
SOL and judgment information can be found under Title 9
Alaska licensure is not required for a foreign (out of state) collection agency that does not collect on behalf of creditors based in the State of Alaska nor is soliciting collection agency work from Alaska clients, but is only seeking to make collections from debtors within the State of Alaska.
When searching for licenses, type "COA" in the "Board" text box.
In addition the professional license listed above, a business license is required as well.
The Division of Occupational Licensing provides a search engine to check for business licenses.
Collections agencies are under "56- Administrative, Support, Waste Management and Remediation Services"
Title 12, Chapter 5 for SOL. Title 12, Chapter 9 for judgments. Title 32, Chapter 9 for Collection Agencies.
Title 16, Chapter 56 deals with SOL and judgments. Title 17, Subtitle 2, Chapter 24 deals with collection agencies.
Part 2 deals with SOL. Information regarding judgments and the different events that go along with judgments can be found in a few different places throughout the code.
Contains valuable information. I recommend reading it thoroughly.
To the best of my knowledge, no license or bond required.
Collection agencies and debt collection from the AG's office.
Title 5 may provide helpful information. Title 12, Article 14 covers the "Colorado Fair Debt Collection Practices Act" and this is where you will find information regarding CA. Title 12, Article 14.3 is the "Colorado Consumer Credit Reporting Act". Title 13, deals with SOL and judgments.
I have not found a way to check a CA's license/bond status online.
Volume 13, Title 52, Chapter 926 deals with statute of limitations. You can find information regarding judgments under Title 52 as well.
Department of Banking - Regulates licensing of CA- click here to check licensing.