Kansas Statutes Annotated
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Statute Number:50-703
Chapter Title:UNFAIR TRADE AND CONSUMER PROTECTION
Article Title:FAIR CREDIT REPORTING
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Permissible purposes of reports.
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50-703. Permissible purposes of reports. A consumer reporting agency may furnish a consumer report under the following circumstances and no other:
(a) In response to the order of a court having jurisdiction to issue such an order;
(b) in accordance with the written instructions of the consumer to whom it relates; and
(c) to a person which it has reason to believe
(1) intends to use the information in connection with a credit transaction involving the consumer on whom the information is to be furnished and involving the extension of credit to, or review or collection of an account of, the consumer; or
(2) intends to use the information for employment purposes; or
(3) intends to use the information in connection with the underwriting of insurance involving the consumer; or
(4) intends to use the information in connection with a determination of the consumer's eligibility for a license or other benefit granted by a governmental instrumentality required by law to consider an applicant's financial responsibility or status; or
(5) otherwise has a legitimate business need for the information in connection with a business transaction involving the consumer.
History: L. 1973, ch. 85, 138; Jan. 1, 1974.


Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011

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