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Following is some important information on Rhode Island state debt collection laws including: Rhode Island Statutes, Rhode Island Judgments, Rhode Island Garnishments, Rhode Island Interest Rates, Rhode Island Bad Check Laws and Rhode Island Collection Agency Requirements.
STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS (IN YEARS)
Open Acct.: 10
Written Contract: 10
Domestic Judgment: 20
Foreign Judgment: 20
BAD CHECK LAWS (CIVIL PENALTY)
Amount of check, $25 fee & treble damage up to $1000
GENERAL GARNISHMENT EXEMPTIONS
See federal law.
COLLECTION AGENCY BOND & LICENSE