2008 Regular Session


File Code: Commercial Law - Consumer Protection
Sponsored By:
Delegates Ali, Aumann, Gutierrez, Heller, Howard, Kipke, Lafferty, Niemann, Stocksdale, Taylor, F. Turner, and Walkup
Wireless Telephone Service Billing Change Notification Act


Requiring a wireless telephone service provider to send a written notice to residential customers within a specified number of days after any change in the rates, terms, or conditions of the customers' wireless telephone service; providing that a violation of the Act is an unfair or deceptive trade practice and is subject to specified enforcement and penalty provisions; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Saqib Ali, District 39
Delegate Susan L. M. Aumann, District 42
Delegate Ana Sol Gutierrez, District 18
Delegate Henry B. Heller, District 19
Delegate Carolyn J. B. Howard, District 24
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Nancy R. Stocksdale, District 5A
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Frank S. Turner, District 13
Delegate Mary Roe Walkup, District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Telecommunications -see also- Telephones
Unfair Trade Practices

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Commercial Law
( 13-301 , 13-301 , 14-1322 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered