The state Duma approved the bill about the rules of the collectors

The state Duma meeting on Tuesday adopted in the first reading a bill that establishes rules for interaction of collectors with debtors, informs “Interfax”.

The document, in particular, limits the communication of the collector with the debtor face to face meetings at most once a week and calls no more than twice a week. Prohibits the communication of collectors with debtors from 22:00 to 8:00 on weekdays and from 20:00 to 9:00 at the weekend.

In addition, the bill assumes that all reservoirs will need to be in the registry, to be maintained by the authorized government body. Share capital the collection Agency shall be not less than 10 million rubles and collection activity must be the primary activity of the organization that has the right to engage debt collection.

The bill was introduced in the state Duma on February 17, the Chairman of the state Duma Sergei Naryshkin and Federation Council speaker Valentina Matvienko.