PRINTER'S NO. 1308
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
INTRODUCED BY MOUL, SCHLOSSBERG, COHEN, D. COSTA, PICKETT, CALTAGIRONE, MURT, THOMAS, DAVIDSON, FARRY AND ROCK, APRIL 2, 2013
REFERRED TO COMMITEE ON CONSUMER AFFAIRS, APRIL 2, 2013
1Amending the act of December 17, 1968 (P.L.1224, No.387),
2entitled "An act prohibiting unfair methods of competition
3and unfair or deceptive acts or practices in the conduct of
4any trade or commerce, giving the Attorney General and
5District Attorneys certain powers and duties and providing
6penalties," further providing for definitions.
11Section 1. Section 2(4) of the act of December 17, 1968
12(P.L.1224, No.387), known as the Unfair Trade Practices and
13Consumer Protection Law, reenacted and amended November 24, 1976
14(P.L.1166, No.260), is amended by adding subclauses to read:
15Section 2. Definitions.--As used in this act.
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7(B) Specify the regular price of the goods or services.
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20(xx.2) Offer contracted services that do not specify the
21total costs associated with the contracted services, including
22taxes, fees, surcharges or equipment charges. The requirements
23under this subclause shall be enumerated on the first page of a
24written contract and shall be in at least a fourteen-point bold
25face type font.
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27Section 2. This act shall take effect in 60 days.