2009 Regular Session


File Code: Public Safety Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1487/08 - ECM Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 707
Sponsored By:
Delegates Rudolph, Barkley, Feldman, Hecht, Minnick, Pendergrass, Rosenberg, and Taylor
Public Safety - Emergency Management - Essential Goods and Services


Prohibiting a person from selling or offering to sell essential goods and services during a state of emergency for a price of more than 20% above the price charged by that person for those goods and services a specified time prior to the state of emergency; prohibiting a person from selling or offering to sell repair or reconstruction services or services used for emergency cleanup for a price of more than 20% above the price charged by that person for those services immediately prior to the state of emergency; creating an exception; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/12 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate David D. Rudolph, District 34B
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Sue Hecht, District 3A
Delegate Joseph J. Minnick, District 6
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13
Delegate Samuel I. Rosenberg, District 41
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Attorney General
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Electronic Government
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Secretary of State
Unfair Trade Practices

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Public Safety
( 14-101 , 14-101 , 14-1101 , 14-1102 , 14-1103 , 14-1104 )


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