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 Bill Status of HB2855  98th General Assembly


Short Description:  CONSUMER FRAUD-FREE TRIAL PD

House Sponsors
Rep. Natalie A. Manley - Al Riley, Sam Yingling, Kathleen Willis, Frances Ann Hurley, Deborah Conroy, Stephanie A. Kifowit, Martin J. Moylan, Silvana Tabares, Michelle Mussman and Laura Fine

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
815 ILCS 505/2QQQ new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Prohibits an offer of a product or service to a consumer for a free trial period if, as a result of accepting the product or service for the free trial period, the consumer is required to contact the merchant to avoid receiving additional products or services and incurring a financial obligation for those additional products or services. Provides that a violation constitutes an unlawful practice within the meaning of the Act.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/22/2013HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Natalie A. Manley
  2/26/2013HouseFirst Reading
  2/26/2013HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/4/2013HouseAssigned to Consumer Protection Committee
  3/5/2013HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Al Riley
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sam Yingling
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kathleen Willis
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Frances Ann Hurley
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Deborah Conroy
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Stephanie A. Kifowit
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Martin J. Moylan
  3/14/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Silvana Tabares
  3/21/2013HouseDo Pass / Short Debate Consumer Protection Committee; 011-000-000
  3/22/2013HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
  3/22/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  4/10/2013HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Laura Fine
  4/18/2013HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
  4/18/2013HouseHeld on Calendar Order of Second Reading - Short Debate
  4/19/2013HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  12/3/2014HouseSession Sine Die

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