Georgia House of Representatives
HB1632 - Fair business practices; promotions; amend provisions

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Skipper, Jimmy Watson, Jr., Roy H
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Summary / Full Text HC: Ind SC: CAff
F/R: 02/08/96 L/A: 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 10
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Part 2 of Article 15 of Chapter 1 of Title 10 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fair business practices and known as the "Fair Business Practices Act of 1975," so as to change definitions and references relating to promotional giveaways; to eliminate the requirement that certain disclosures be made to winners of promotions; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/8/96   Read 1st Time         3/5/96         
              2/9/96   Read 2nd Time         3/8/96         
              2/14/96  Favorably Reported    3/7/96         
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub   Sub            
              2/29/96  Read 3rd Time         3/14/96        
              2/29/96  Passed/Adopted        3/14/96        
              CSFA     Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  CSFA           
              3/15/96  Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
              4/2/96   Sent to Governor                     
              4/15/96  Signed by Governor                   
              935      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       
Postponed by the House 2/28 Until 2/29/96                   

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 10-1-392

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