HB1215 (CH0408)

2013 Regular Session



Consumer Protection - Home Appliances and Warranty Enforcement - Study

Sponsored by:

Delegate Walker


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 408

Synopsis:Requiring the Consumer Protection Division of the Office of the Attorney General to conduct a study of the consumer protections available to purchasers of home appliances who seek enforcement of specified warranties; requiring the study to analyze specified complaints, evaluate whether specified requirements and remedies under State and federal law provide adequate protection to specified purchasers of home appliances, and make a specified determination; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Walker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0193 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Commercial Law - Generally
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Alternative Dispute Resolution -see also- Arbitra; Mediation
Attorneys' Fees
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Dealers -see also- Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes of Limitation
Unfair Trade Practices

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.