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Sunday, October 16, 2016
2:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest
1221 Montgomery Highway
Vestavia Hills AL 35216

2:30-3:30 p.m. Payday Lending Community Forum (open to the public)
3:30-3:45 p.m. Break and prepare for closed LWVGB member consensus building
3:45-4:55 p.m. LWVGB Membership Payday Lending consensus building (for LWVGB members only)
5:00 p.m. Conclude

The Payday Lending study seeks to present a balanced view of the arguments for and against further regulation of payday loans based on previous studies. The League of Women Voters never supports or opposes political candidates or parties. It takes positions on issues after study, discussion and consensus. 

Read “Payday Lending Stores in Alabama: Facts and Issues,” the unbiased study report of the LWVAL Payday Lending Study Committee.
Members can access the complete Payday Lending Study Packet
This packet includes an overview of the League’s consensus process, “Payday Lending Stores in Alabama: Facts and Issues,” consensus questions and more. Members, please review packet materials, especially the Facts and Issues study report and the consensus questions prior to consensus taking on October 16, 2016. If you need access information, contact jjohnson@lwvgb.org.

The forum and consensus taking will be presented by Ida Tyree Hyche, Esq., LWVAL Study Committee Member and Board Director and LWVGB Member Haley Colson Lewis. The information presented will be provided by the LWVAL Payday Lending Study Committee.


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