2010 Regular Session


File Code: Business Regulation and Occupations Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1560
Sponsored By:
Senators Conway and Pugh
Public Health - Sales of Previously Sold Undergarments and Bathing Suits - Prohibited


Prohibiting a retail establishment from selling an undergarment that has been previously sold and returned to the retail establishment; providing for the application of the Act; providing exceptions to the Act for a retail establishment that markets its merchandise as used or secondhand and for undergarments sealed in unopened packaging; providing that a person who violates the Act is guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction is subject to a fine not exceeding $500; and defining the terms "retail establishment" and "undergarment".

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Referred Senate Rules
Motion Rules Suspended for late introduction (Senator Conway) Adopted
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Health -see also- Mental Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 18-405 )


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