OLR Bill Analysis

sHB 6436

AN ACT CONCERNING ATTORNEY'S FEES FOR TRAVEL TO A REAL ESTATE CLOSING.

SUMMARY:

This bill prohibits attorneys from charging travel fees they incur when representing a bank at a real estate closing in Connecticut and the bank owns the property being sold.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2013

COMMITTEE ACTION

Banks Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

14

Nay

3

(03/14/2013)