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Senate passes debt collection measure

By Beth Healy
Globe Staff / July 21, 2010

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The state Senate yesterday passed a bill to help Massachusetts residents who are sued by debt collectors protect their property and assets from seizure. Under the bill, which would need approval by the House, banks and creditors who win judgments against debtors in the state courts cannot seize a person’s car unless it is worth more than $7,500 — up ... (Full article: 242 words)

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