§ 15-5-5. Rate cap. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, for loans made or renewed on and after
the effective date of this Act, a lender shall not contract for or receive charges
exceeding a 36% annual percentage rate on the unpaid balance of the amount financed
for a loan. For purposes of this Section, the annual percentage rate shall be calculated as
such rate is calculated using the system for calculating a military annual percentage
rate under Section 232.4 of Title 32 of the Code of Federal Regulations as in effect on the effective date of this Act. Nothing in this Act shall be construed to permit a person or entity to contract
for or receive a charge exceeding that permitted by the Interest Act or other law.
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