2013 Regular Session



Consumer Protection - Sales of Tires - Limitations and Required Notice

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer


In the House - Referred to interim study by Economic Matters

Synopsis:Prohibiting a merchant from selling a tire to a consumer in the State as a new tire if the tire is a retreaded, previously used, or recycled tire or was manufactured more than 3 years before the date of sale; requiring a merchant who sells a specified tire to a consumer to provide a specified notice and specified disclosure to the consumer relating to tire age and safety; establishing a penalty for a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kramer, Arora, Barkley, Bobo, Dumais, Frick, Luedtke, Pendergrass, and Wood
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Motor Vehicle Dealers and Salesmen
Motor Vehicle Equipment
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.