An Act To Provide Relief to Survivors of Economic Abuse
Sec. 1. 10 MRSA §1310-H, sub-§2-A is enacted to read:
Sec. 2. 10 MRSA §1310-H, sub-§3, as enacted by PL 2013, c. 228, §1, is amended to read:
Sec. 3. 19-A MRSA §4002, sub-§3-B is enacted to read:
Sec. 4. 19-A MRSA §4007, sub-§1, ¶K-1 is enacted to read:
Sec. 5. 32 MRSA §11014, sub-§2-A is enacted to read:
This bill defines economic abuse in the context of protection from abuse and provides for the court to order compensation for losses resulting from the economic abuse. The bill also provides for an economic abuse survivor to be protected from debt collection and for the economic abuse survivor's credit to be repaired.