Bill Status of HB4111 94th General Assembly
Short Description: CONS FRAUD ACT-GIFT CER EXPIR
Rep. Eileen Lyons
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act. Provides that no person shall: (1) refuse to honor a valid gift certificate; (2) reduce the value of a gift certificate, except when the holder of a gift certificate partially redeems the gift certificate as payment for goods or services; or (3) sell a gift certificate that is subject to an expiration date. Provides that upon the presentation of a gift certificate, the issuer shall disclose to the holder the date on which the gift certificate was issued and the remaining balance of the gift certificate. Deletes language requiring a gift certificate subject to an expiration date to contain a statement clearly and conspicuously printed on the gift certificate stating the expiration date. Makes other changes.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 9/20/2005||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Eileen Lyons|| 10/19/2005||House||First Reading|| 10/19/2005||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|