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Consumer Protection - Sale of Bedding by Merchants - Limitations

Sponsored by:

Senator Ramirez


In the Senate - Hearing 3/23 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a merchant from selling or offering to sell a mattress or box spring to a consumer in the State unless a label is attached indicating whether the bedding is "all new material" or "used bedding" or "used material"; requiring a merchant who sells a new mattress or box spring to a consumer in the State to indicate on the consumer's receipt that the bedding is new; prohibiting a merchant from selling as new a mattress or box spring unless the mattress or box spring is made entirely from new material; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Ramirez
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Narrow Subject(s):Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Retail Sales
Statutes:Article - Commercial Law

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