HB0740 (CH0825)

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Commercial Law - Consumer Protection - Ticket Website Domain Names

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Delegate Clippinger


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 825

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person who owns, operates, or controls a ticket website from using in the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the ticket website certain lower-level domain names that contain the name of the venue for which the tickets grant admission, the name of certain entertainment events, or certain other names; providing for the application of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Clippinger
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0693
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Art, Music and Cultural Affairs -see also- Musms; Theat; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Industry and Technology
Unfair Trade Practices
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(14-4001, 14-4003)

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May 31, 2018 1:02 P.M.