IPL is working together with OTOC leaders and volunteers when it comes to Payday Ballot Initiative, coordinating volunteer signature gatherers and leading presentations around Omaha.
Kevin Graham leads a presentation at Urban Abbey in February
What’s the вЂњNebraskans for Responsible Lending CampaignвЂќ?
A coalition of nonprofits throughout the state have actually teamed up to place this problem regarding the ballot. This involves getting 85,000 signatures of subscribed voters before 3, 2020 july. Within these 85,000 signatures, 36 counties require 5% o their subscribed voters to signal. Then, in the event that problem qualifies, it’s going to be from the November 2020 ballot for Nebraskans to vote on.
Amend Nebraska statutes to lessen the quantity that delayed deposit solutions licensees, also referred to as payday loan providers, may charge up to a maximum apr of thirty-six %; to prohibit payday lenders from evading this price limit; and also to deem void and uncollectable any deal produced in breach with this price limit.
If this Petition is positioned regarding the 2020 ballot and passed away by Nebraska voters, parts 45-918 and 45-919 associated with the Delayed Deposit Services Licensing Act statutes will be amended to reflex the item of the Petition.
July 3, 2020 вЂ“ Petition signatures should be turned inNov.3, 2020 вЂ“ Election Day
Payday Lending Coalition Member List
AARP of Nebraska, ACLU of Nebraska, Habitat for Humanity of Omaha, Nebraska Appleseed, Nebraska Civic Engagement dining Table, Omaha Together One Community (OTOC), Planned Parenthood regarding the Heartland, Voices for the kids in Nebraska, WomenвЂ™s Fund of Omaha
Find out more about the Nebraskans for Responsible Lending campaign here
Rod Kuhlman and Richard Blocker present at Augustana Lutheran.