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Business Regulation - Home Improvement Contracts - Deposits

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Delegate Adams


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Increasing from one-third to one-half the maximum portion of a home improvement contract price that a person may receive as a deposit before or at the time of execution of the home improvement contract.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Adams, Anderton, Folden, S. Howard, Kittleman, Krebs, McComas, W. Miller, Morgan, Rose, Saab, and Shoemaker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1058 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Business Regulation and Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Home Improvement
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Retail Sales
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation

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March 29, 2018 4:55 P.M.