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2018 Regular Session



Consumer Protection - Consumer Contracts Renewal - Restrictions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Waldstreicher


In the Senate - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a consumer contract from containing a certain renewal term except under certain circumstances; requiring a certain person who sells or leases or offers to sell or lease any consumer goods, consumer realty, or consumer services to disclose certain information regarding contract renewal in a certain manner; making a certain violation of the Act an unfair or deceptive trade practice under the Maryland Consumer Protection Act and subject to certain enforcement and penalty provisions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Waldstreicher
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Communications -see also- Electronic Comm; Language; Telecom
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Leases and Rent
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Unfair Trade Practices
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law

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March 30, 2018 10:28 A.M.