HB 1420 - Telemarketing; advance payments; prohibitions (7)

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, the "Fair Business Practices Act of 1975," so as to make unlawful certain practices relating to requests for advance payment and telemarketing transactions; and for other purposes.

Polak, Michael C (67th) Sherrill, Tom (62nd) O'Neal, Earl L (75th)
Stallings, Tracy (100th) McBee, Louise (88th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
Full Text HC: Ind SC: CAFF
F/R: 01/28/98 L/A: 04/06/98 Signed by Governor
Code Sections Amended: 10
House Action Senate
1/28/98 Read 1st Time 3/6/98
1/29/98 Read 2nd Time 3/12/98
2/19/98 Favorably Reported 3/12/98
Sub Committee Amend/Sub Sub
3/6/98 Read 3rd Time 3/13/98
3/6/98 Passed/Adopted 3/13/98
CSFA Comm/Floor Amend/Sub CSFA
3/19/98 Amend/Sub Agreed To
4/1/98 Sent to Governor
4/6/98 Signed by Governor
800 Act/Veto Number
7/1/98 Effective Date

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 10-1-393, 10-1-393.6, 10-5B-2, 10-5B-4, 16-8-12

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/28/98