SB0852

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Consumer Protection - Sales of Goods and Services - Receipt Requirements

Sponsored by:

Senator Ramirez

Status:

In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Finance; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Requiring merchants to provide to a consumer, at a specified time, a written receipt for a sale of consumer goods or services under specified circumstances; authorizing merchants to provide consumers with an electronic receipt in lieu of a written receipt for a sale of consumer goods or services under specified circumstances; and prohibiting merchants from charging consumers for a receipt for a sale of consumer goods or services.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Ramirez and Kelley
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0497
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Finance
Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law
(13-320)

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October 2, 2015 9:13 A.M.