CONS FRAUD-INTERNET ACCOUNTS
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act.
Provides that an Internet service provider that provides free usage to
a new customer in this State must cancel the customer's account when
the free usage is exhausted unless, before the end of the period, the
customer affirmatively communicates to the Internet service provider
by electronic mail, telephone, or U.S. Postal Service mail that the
customer wishes the account to remain open. Provides that an Internet
service provider must not charge the customer for service after the
date an account is canceled in accordance with these requirements.
Provides that an Internet service provider who violates these
provisions commits an unlawful practice within the meaning of the Act.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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