2013 Regular Session



Public Safety - Emergency Management - Essential Goods and Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Pena-Melnyk


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from selling or offering to sell essential goods and services during a state of emergency for a price of more than 20% above the price charged by that person for those goods and services not more than 60 days or less than 4 days before the state of emergency; creating specified exceptions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Pena-Melnyk, Zucker, Barkley, Barnes, Braveboy, Cullison, Frush, Gaines, A. Kelly, Love, Luedtke, A. Miller, Rosenberg, Summers, Hammen, and Pendergrass
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0185
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Public Safety
Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Electronic Government
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Food -see also- Kosher; Meat, Poultry, Seafood; Milk
Fuel -see also- Coal
Health -see also- Mental Health
Home Improvement
Housing -see also- Apartments; Condos; Mobile & Manuf Homes
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Secretary of State
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Unfair Trade Practices
Statutes:Article - Public Safety
(14-101, 14-1101 through 14-1104)

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October 24, 2017 1:01 P.M.