Kansas Statutes Annotated
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Statute Number:50-716
Chapter Title:UNFAIR TRADE AND CONSUMER PROTECTION
Article Title:FAIR CREDIT REPORTING
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Civil liability for negligent noncompliance.
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50-716. Civil liability for negligent noncompliance. Any consumer reporting agency or user of information which is negligent in failing to comply with any requirement imposed under K.S.A. 50-701 to 50-722, inclusive, and amendments thereto, with respect to any consumer is liable to that consumer in an amount equal to the sum of
(a) any actual damages sustained by the consumer as a result of the failure;
(b) in the case of any successful action to enforce any liability under this section, the costs of the action together with reasonable attorney's fees as determined by the court.
History: L. 1973, ch. 85, 151; Jan. 1, 1974.


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

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