00RS HB930


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HB 930 (BR 2693) - T. McKee

     AN ACT relating to telephone solicitations.
     Amend KRS 367.46955 to include as a prohibited telephone solicitation the failure to notify a consumer that the consumer's free trial offer for a subscription or service has ended and that the consumer has the option of canceling before the consumer's account is charged for the next paid offer period; impose penalties for failure to notify the consumer; amend KRS 367.46999 to conform.


     HFA (1, T. McKee) - Retain original provisions, except add the requirement that telemarketing companies notify consumers at least 10 calendar days prior to the expiration of the free trial offer period for a subscription or service.

     Feb 29-introduced in House
     Mar 1-to Labor and Industry (H)
     Mar 3-posted in committee
     Mar 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 13-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed
     Mar 14-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2000
     Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 95-1 with floor amendment (1)
     Mar 16-received in Senate
     Mar 21-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)

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