90th General Assembly
Summary of HB3297
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Short description: 
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

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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