Liias bill on payday advances almost dead in legislature

Liias bill on payday advances almost dead in legislature

A bill on payday advances, sponsored by Democratic State Sen. Marko Liias, is apparently dead for the present legislative session.

Fellow Democrats have actually criticized Lias for sponsoring the bill, stating that it weakens Washington’s strict guidelines on payday lending.

The balance passed the continuing State Senate during the early March with a 30-18 vote, with Democratic Sens. Read More