2010 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations
Sponsored By:
Delegates Niemann, Benson, Frush, Healey, Holmes, Ivey, Ramirez, and Vaughn
Business Regulation - Bookstores Purchasing Used Textbooks - Required Records


Requiring the owner or operator of a bookstore that purchases used textbooks from a person to make a written record if the transaction is for $50 or more; requiring bookstores to verify the identity of a seller of used textbooks in a specified manner; requiring specified bookstores to keep specified records of specified transactions; and providing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to imprisonment not exceeding 60 days or a fine not exceeding $5,000 or both.

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 3/17 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Anne Healey, District 22
Delegate Marvin E. Holmes, Jr., District 23B
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statute:

Business Regulation
( 19-601 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Economic Matters